The Chula Vista Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting which occurred in the 800 block of Showroom Place.
10-04-09 at about 12:53 a.m., the Chula Vista Police Department received several calls of a shooting near 881 Showroom Place with at least one victim unresponsive. Officers arrived and found one victim with a gunshot wound to the chest and a second victim with a head injury from an unknown blunt object.
amedics performed CPR on the victim with the gunshot wound but he was declared dead at the scene a short time later. The victim with the head injury was transported to Mercy hospital and is expected to survive.
nesses said there were several suspects involved in the incident. The suspects were described as Asian male adults. One suspect fired at least one round during the incident, mortally wounding the victim. The suspects fled in a truck and a small car, possibly an Altima or Honda Civic. The suspects are still outstanding and the investigation is ongoing.
la Vista Police Department Crimes of Violence detectives are seeking any information regarding this crime. Anyone who witnessed the incident or has further information is encouraged to contact Crimes of Violence Sergeant Kenny Heinz at (619) 691-5202.
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