One Person Killed in Pacific Beach Shooting
A tragic incident unfolded near the Campland on the Bay resort in Pacific Beach, resulting in the death of one individual.
Homicide detectives have been working diligently at the scene to gather evidence and investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting.
The incident occurred shortly after 11 am when the police received a distress call regarding a person who had been shot while on Pacific Beach Drive near Campland on the Bay.
Law enforcement promptly arrived at the scene, establishing a perimeter with yellow tape and patrol cars to secure the area.
The victim suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was immediately transported to the hospital.
Unfortunately, despite medical intervention, the individual succumbed to their injuries and was pronounced dead.
The shooter fled from the scene, prompting a search operation.
However, authorities have confirmed that a suspect is now in custody, ensuring there is no ongoing threat to the public.
The investigation has been taken over by the dedicated Homicide Unit, who will delve into the factors leading up to the shooting.
As the investigation continues, employees are being allowed to enter the premises, and guests are being permitted to leave.
The authorities remain vigilant, with officers stationed throughout the area to ensure safety and assist with the ongoing inquiry.
Further details surrounding the incident and the identity of the victim and suspect are yet to be released by the homicide detectives.
The community in Pacific Beach remains in shock and mourns the loss of a life in this tragic event.