A San Diego Sheriff’s cruiser. Photo by Chris Stone

A deputy-involved shooting on the Barona Indian Reservation left a woman wounded and a man in custody on suspicion of firing at deputies, but authorities Monday were attempting to determine who shot the woman.

At about 8:20 p.m. Sunday, deputies responded to a report of a domestic incident involving a man and a woman in the 4000 block of Capitan Grande, east of Wildcat Canyon Road and north of Barona Resort & Casino, San Diego County Sheriff’s Lt. Thomas Seiver said.

While deputies were speaking with the woman, her boyfriend came out of a home and started shooting at deputies, Seiver said. One sergeant and four deputies returned fire and the suspect, identified as 23-year-old Gianni Oliver, surrendered after a short standoff.

Oliver was not shot, but was taken to a hospital for treatment of a minor injury, the lieutenant said.

The woman was shot during the exchange of gunfire, but it was not immediately clear who shot her, Seiver said. She was taken to a hospital for treatment of her injuries, which were not believed to be life-threatening.

No deputies were injured.

“The circumstances as to how the woman was shot is currently under investigation as well as the motivation for the crime,” Seiver said.

Oliver was expected to be booked into jail on suspicion of attempted murder, Seiver said.

Sheriff’s homicide detectives were called in to investigate, as is standard procedure with deputy-involved shootings.

Wildcat Canyon Road was shut down at Painted Rock Road and Ketuul Uunyaa Way. Morning commuters from Ramona were advised to take state Route 67.

The extent of the witness’ injuries was not immediately available.

Sheriff’s homicide detectives were called in to investigate, as is standard procedure with deputy-involved shootings.

Wildcat Canyon Road was shut down at Painted Rock Road and Ketuul Uunyaa Way. Morning commuters from Ramona were advised to take state Route 67.

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