Man injured in drive-by shooting

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gunpointSAN DIEGO — A man was wounded in the legs in a drive-by shooting in Emerald Hills Thursday, police said.

The victim was in the 800 block of Pyramid Street when a maroon SUV pulled up next to him and two youths opened fire from inside it about 5:30 p.m., according to San Diego police.

The assailants, who appeared to be in their late teens or early 20s, then drove off, Officer David Stafford said.

Paramedics took the victim to a hospital for treatment of non-life- threatening leg wounds, Stafford said.