Body found near San Ysidro motel

SAN DIEGO — The body of a possible gunshot victim was found behind a San Ysidro motel Wednesday.

The discovery in the 100 block of East Calle Primera was reported shortly after 5 p.m., according to San Diego police.

The victim, described only as male, appeared to have been shot, Officer Robert Heims said.

It was determined the fatality was a suicide.

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