Location: 400 blk of Krista Ct., Chula Vista
When: 10/10/10 at 0217 hours
Victim: Joseph Baars, 21 yrs old, Chula Vista resident.
On 10/10/10 at 0217 hrs police received a 911 call from a witness stating that there was an injured person lying in the street in the 400 blk of Krista Ct, Chula Vista. CVPD Officers arrived to find victim Joseph Baars, 21yrs, with major injuries to the head and face. Medics and Fire personnel performed CPR on Baars, however he was pronounced dead at the scene. Crimes of Violence Detectives and the Crime Lab responded.
Witness information revealed that there was a large party at a residence on that street. Baars may have been involved in an argument with other partygoers which resulted in a physical fight. Baars received the fatal injuries during the fight. The investigation is ongoing and any suspect information will be released at a later date/time.
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