Man shot in head in drive-by attack expected to survive

SAN DIEGO — A man was rushed to the hospital with a head wound after a drive-by shooting in the La Presa area, but he is expected to survive, according to the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department.

The shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. on Jamacha Boulevard near Grand Avenue.

The victim was was taken to Scripps Mercy Hospital in Hillcrest. His wound was not believed to be life-threatening, sheriff’s Lt. Karla Menzies said.

Deputies are searching for the gunman, who was described only as driving a white vehicle.