By SDCN Editor
Lemon Grove, CA–A 15-year-old male was found dead with a gunshot wound to his upper torso Saturday on a sidewalk in Lemon Grove, authorities said.
Sheriff’s deputies and fire department paramedics arrived just after 2 a.m. at the southwest corner of Palm and Mulder Streets for a report of a male shot.
Prior to the deputy’s arrival, a male was seen running from the location where the victim was found.
The identity of the male is known, and the family has been notified. The circumstances and motivation are still under investigation.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Homicide Unit at (858) 285-6330/after hours at (858) 565-5200. You can remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.