National City Police cruiser
A National City Police cruiser at the scene of the shooting. Courtesy OnScene.TV

Detectives sought Tuesday to determine who shot a man in a South Bay neighborhood, leaving him bleeding on a residential driveway.

The shooting in the 2000 block of Rachael Avenue in National City was reported about 8 p.m. Monday, according to National City Police.

Paramedics took the victim to Scripps Mercy Hospital for treatment of life-threatening gunshot wounds.

The victim’s name has been withheld “for his own safety,” Sgt. Vincent Fernando said.

Police have released no description of the shooter or shooters.

–City News Service