A shooting in eastern San Diego County early Tuesday left a man dead.
Officers responding to a report of gunfire found the victim mortally wounded in the 1500 block of East Main Street in El Cajon about 1:30 a.m., according to police.
The victim, whose identity was withheld pending family notification, died en route to a hospital, San Diego Police Lt. Kevin MacArthur said.
No description of the shooter was available as of early this afternoon, and the motive for the slaying was unknown.
–City News Service
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