Man shot to death on way to friend’s house
SAN DIEGO — Authorities Monday released the name of a man who was gunned down as he crossed a street in the Logan Heights community over the weekend.
A vehicle stopped at the intersection of Martin Avenue and 31st Street around midnight and a passenger got out and opened fired on the 34-year-old Jose Lopez Sr. Lopez was shot multiple times and collapsed in the street.
The gunman got back in the car and sped away.
Lopez, who was reportedly walking to a friend’s house when he was attacked, was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Police have not yet released a description of the suspect, but the car he drove off in was described as a dark-colored 2-door sedan with tinted windows.
Anyone with information regarding the homicide was asked to call Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.