LA MESA (CNS) - La Mesa police were on the lookout Thursday for a gunman and an accomplice who robbed a small liquor store of cash.
The armed robbery at Sam's Market at 7587 University Ave. occurred about 9:40 p.m. Wednesday, according to a La Mesa police statement.
Two men entered the business and one of them pulled out a brown handgun as he demanded cash from a clerk, police said. The clerk complied and both men ran away westbound on Sturgess Avenue.
Police described the men as black and in their early 20s. The gunman stands about 5 feet 9 and is roughly 170 pounds. He wore a brown T-shirt, dark jeans and a green Celtics baseball cap. His accomplice was described as about 6 feet and 220 pounds, wearing a white T-shirt and dark jeans.
According to Scripps Ranch residents, for weeks they've been waking up to deep scrapes and scratches that someone keyed in their vehicles, and on Sunday an arrest was made in connection with the incidents.
One person was killed and several others seriously injured in a head-on crash Sunday in Scripps Ranch.
A 71-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of stabbing her 31-year-old son at least four times with a kitchen knife, when an argument at their San Diego home Sunday escalated into a fight.
The San Diego Gulls will seek their team-record ninth consecutive victory Sunday when they face their rival, the Ontario Reign, at Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario.
Some public facilities will be closed Monday in observance of Presidents Day and the Metropolitan Transit System will offer reduced service.
Just the thought of free agent first baseman Eric Hosmer joining the downtrodden, youthful San Diego Padres sent a morning jolt through the spring training clubhouse.
Cold weather, light rain, mountain snow and gusty winds are all in the cards for San Diego County, forecasters said Sunday.