Authorities reached out to the public Friday for help in finding a fugitive suspected of fatally shooting a woman last week in Point Loma Heights.
Joe Bennette Conway, 41, allegedly opened fire on the victim in a parking lot in the 4000 block of West Point Loma Boulevard shortly after 11:30 a.m. Oct. 9, according to San Diego police.
Officers arrived to find the shooter gone and the woman suffering from a gunshot wound to her upper body, Lt. Anthony Dupree said. Medics took her to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead. Her name has been withheld pending family notification.
Officials have disclosed no suspected motive for the slaying.
Conway is described as a 5-foot-7-inch, roughly 150-pound black man who may be driving a red four-door Chevrolet Cavalier, possibly with Arizona license plates.
Anyone with information about the case is asked to call San Diego County Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477. Tipsters may remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.
— City News Service
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