Shooting kills 25-year-old man

OCEANSIDE — A shooting that took place on the 1400 block of Olive Street on April 8 left one man dead.

Police responded to a 9-1-1 call from neighbors who reported hearing gunshots fired at 8 p.m. Upon arrival police found the 25-year-old Hispanic shooting victim.

Oceanside firefighters/paramedics responded and performed lifesaving measures at the scene. The victim was transported to a hospital, and died due to his injuries.

As of April 11, Police Lt. Leonard Cosby said the incident is under investigation and no more information can be presently shared.

It has not been determined if the shooting is gang related.

Information on the victim’s name, and number of people involved in the incident has not been released.

Police ask anyone with information to call Detective LaVake at (760) 435-4872.


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