Woman found suffering from gunshot wounds at Sunset Cliffs

SAN DIEGO -- A 19-year-old woman was taken to the hospital Thursday morning after police found her bleeding on the stairs at Sunset Cliffs.

The woman had been lying on the stairs suffering from gunshot wounds to her head and stomach. She was quickly taken to UCSD Medical Center for treatment.

Police found the teen after responding to a welfare check call at went to Sunset Cliffs Boulevard and Ladera Street at about 7 a.m.

Investigators remained on the scene into the late morning on Thursday, but they did not release any description of a potential suspect in the shooting and had difficulty finding any witnesses to the crime.