By Gina Yarbrough
Oceanside, CA–Investigators are seeking the public’s assistance in the identification of a suspect accused of shooting a man Thursday in Oceanside.
Oceanside police responded to a 4:30 a.m. report of a person suffering from a gunshot wound near the 400 Block of Parkside Drive. After an extensive search of the area, officers were unable to locate any evidence that a crime had occurred.
Officers responded to a 7 a.m. call of a person suffering from a gunshot wound near the 400 Block of Woodpark Way. Officers arrived on the scene and found a 26-year-old man who had sustained a gunshot wound. Officers and paramedics rendered medical aid to the victim before being transported to a local area hospital for further treatment.
During their investigation detectives learned the assault occurred in the San Luis Rey River Trail area.
The incident is an ongoing investigation.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact Oceanside Police Detective Estrada at (760) 435-4698. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may contact the Anonymous Tip Line at (760) 435-4730.