LA MESA (CNS) - A suspect in the death of a 26-year-old Spring Valley man who was stabbed inside a residence in an unincorporated area near La Mesa turned himself in, a sheriff's lieutenant said Saturday.
Manuel Morales Rodriguez, 28, turned himself in Friday night at Chula Vista Police Headquarters. He told officers he was wanted in connection with the murder of Jesse Nader, sheriff's Lt. Larry Nesbit said.
Sheriff's detectives were called out, interviewed Rodriguez then arrested him for suspicion of murder, Nesbit said.
Nader was found mortally wounded about 9 p.m. Sunday inside a crowded residence in the 4200 block of Mars Way, near Morning Star Drive, Nesbit said earlier this week. The suspected assailant fled before deputies arrived.
Paramedics took Nader to Sharp Memorial Hospital in San Diego, where he was pronounced dead shortly after arrival, Nesbit said.
A gas line break in downtown has prompted area businesses to evacuate. The break was reported around 1 p.m. and is located near Fifth Avenue and E Street.
One week ago as diners packed restaurants in a Kearny Mesa a shooting broke out in the parking lot of a strip mall on Convoy Street.
Skies across San Diego County are mostly clear and will stay that way through the early Saturday. This will result in another night of tumbling temps into early Saturday morning.
The first phase of the city of San Diego's ordinance banning polystyrene foam and single-use plastics will go into effect on Saturday.
A pothole here. A pothole there. The City of San Diego says it has seen a spike in reports of potholes due to recent winter storms.
Hundreds of San Diego State students are dancing the night away Friday as part of a 15-hour dance marathon which will end Saturday morning.
The owner of an Ocean Beach sandwich shop is sharing surveillance video of a man he says stole the employees tip jar.
The National Weather Service on has issued a frost advisory from 10 p.m., Friday to 9 a.m., Saturday for the inland valleys of San Diego.