pr On Saturday, June 22, 2019 at about 1:10 am, the San Diego Police
Department’s Communication Center received a radio call of an assault occurring at the
4300 block of Mission Blvd.
Officers arrived on scene a few minutes later and located an adult man at that location
with trauma to his upper torso. Officers performed life saving measures on the victim
until relieved by San Diego Fire Department Paramedics. The victim was transported to a
local hospital by medics. Unfortunately, the man succumbed to his injuries and was
pronounced deceased at the hospital.
San Diego Police Homicide Detectives were called to the scene to investigate the incident.
Although it is very early in the investigation, we have learned the victim and suspect
became involved in an argument. The interaction escalated, resulting in the victim’s death.
The victim has not been identified, but is a white male in his 40’s to 50’s.
The suspect is a black male in his 20’s to 30’s, last seen wearing a black shirt and dark
jeans. The suspect was carrying a skateboard and fled the area on foot.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Homicide Unit at (619)
531-2293 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.