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Man fatally shot while riding bike in City Heights

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SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A man on a bicycle was shot and killed Sunday near City Heights, San Diego police said.

The shooting in the 4200 block of Chamoune Ave. was reported about 9:30 a.m., near Orange Avenue, according to San Diego police Lt. Kevin Rooney of the Homicide Unit.

The victim, who shot while riding a bike, ran to an unattended fire station across the street and collapsed, Rooney said. Police and firefighters arrived to find the victim face-down in the driveway.

Paramedics tried to save him, but he was declared dead at 9:46 a.m., Rooney said.

The victim's name was being withheld until his next of kin could be told. What motivated the bloodshed was unknown.

The shooter was described as a Black man in his late 20s, wearing a gray tank top and dark shorts.

Police asked anyone with more information to call the Homicide Unit at (619) 531-2293, or Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.

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