December 5, 2023
San Diego Sheriff’s automobile. Picture by Alexander Nguyen

Authorities are asking for public assist Thursday in finding a gunman who robbed an individual within the Oak Park neighborhood.

Darrick Anthony Coleman, 45, is needed in reference to a capturing on Could 23 round 10:10 a.m., when the sufferer went to Tradewinds Liquor, 3111 54th St., to {photograph} the enterprise for a university pictures mission, in keeping with Detective Sgt. McQuire of the San Diego Police Division.

Because the sufferer took photographs of the enterprise, the suspect approached, pointed a handgun, and demanded the digicam, McGuire mentioned.

“The sufferer entered their automobile and rapidly sped away from the scene,” the sergeant mentioned. “The suspect fired one spherical on the sufferer as they sped away. The spherical struck the sufferer’s automobile.”

Investigators recognized Coleman as a suspect, Mcquire mentioned. Coleman is needed on suspicion of tried murder, tried theft, and felon possessing a firearm.

Coleman is believed to be related to an area avenue gang and ought to be thought of armed and harmful. He’s 5 toes, 7 inches tall, and 218 kilos, with black hair, and brown eyes, and wears prescription glasses. He was carrying a black sweater with the phrase “Westside” and rappers’ faces on it on the time of the capturing and bright-colored tennis footwear.

Coleman has convictions for automobile theft, felony home violence, and possessing a firearm as a felon.

Anybody with details about the capturing was requested to name SDPD Southeastern Division at 619-527-3500 or the Crime Stoppers nameless tip line at 888-580- 8477.

Crime Stoppers is providing as much as a $1,000 reward to anybody with info that results in an arrest.

–Metropolis Information Service