SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Homicide detectives Tuesday were investigating the shooting death of a 24-year-old man in Skyline.
The man was standing in the 600 block of Chester Street about 2 p.m. Monday when a 1990s burgundy-colored Cadillac with chrome rims slowed near him, according to San Diego police homicide Lt. Kevin Rooney.
The car's occupants and the pedestrian exchanged a few words, and then the pedestrian was shot by a passenger in the car, Rooney said, noting that the car was last seen headed westbound in the 6900 block of Lisbon Street.
Medics took the wounded man to Scripps Mercy Hospital in Hillcrest, where he died just before 6 p.m.
His name was withheld pending notification of his next of kin.
The sea of pink continued Sunday with 2,200 people marching in the name of breast cancer research funding on the third - and final - day of the Susan G. Komen San Diego 3-Day.
Five people beat to unconscious a 37-year-old man and then took his cell phone at the Horton Plaza in San Diego, a police officer said Sunday.
A non-injury fire Sunday completely destroyed one unit and damaged another in a Rancho Penasquitos apartment complex, displacing two families.
Pancho Segura, who rose from poverty to win six U.S. Pro singles and doubles championships and was one of the world's top amateur players in the 1940s and professionals in the 1950s, has died. He was 96.
A mistaken bump led to a man getting bit and cut with a knife near the Ocean Beach Pier, police said Sunday.
A man died after his body caught fire, police said Saturday. At 11:30 p.m. Friday, police received a call regarding a person on fire in a field near 5200 Pacific Highway in Mission Bay Park, according to the San Diego Police Department.
The San Diego Rescue Mission opened its doors to the homeless community on Saturday for its annual Thanksgiving celebration.