CHULA VISTA (CNS) - A man was shot in the shoulder apparently in the parking lot of a Chula Vista apartment complex early Monday, police said.
Officers received a call from hospital emergency room personnel around 5:30 a.m. reporting that a man had just been dropped off with a gunshot wound to his shoulder, according to Chula Vista police Lt. Kenny Heinz.
A woman had dropped the wounded man off in the parking lot and drove off, but later returned and was talking to investigators, he said.
Officers believe the shooting occurred in the 200 block of East Orange Avenue around 5:15 a.m. based on reports of gunfire in the area, Heinz said, noting that when officer responded to the earlier report they could find no evidence of a shooting because they had no exact address to examine. Officer later located possible evidence in the parking lot of an apartment complex in the area.
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.