April 16, 2024
A San Diego Sheriff’s automobile. Photograph by Alexander Nguyen

 A person was shot within the leg on a mountaineering path in San Marcos Saturday, authorities mentioned.

The capturing occurred round 12:30 a.m. Saturday close to the intersection of Questhaven Highway and San Elijo Highway, in keeping with the San Diego County Sheriff’s Division.

“The sufferer informed deputies he was strolling on a path when he was approached by three people sporting darkish hoodies. In some unspecified time in the future, the sufferer was shot within the leg,” the division mentioned.

He was taken to a hospital, and was anticipated to make a full restoration, authorities mentioned.

The three suspects ran from the scene and have been at giant, in keeping with the division.

Deputies mentioned they later discovered a so-called “ghost gun” close to the scene.

No additional data was instantly accessible.

Authorities urged anybody with details about the capturing to name the sheriff’s division at 858-565-5200.

–Metropolis Information Service