Teen shot at park in Clairemont

A young man was hospitalized Monday after he was shot in the abdomen at a park in the Clairemont area, police said

SAN DIEGO — A 19-year-old man was shot at a park in Clairemont Sunday night, authorities said.

The shooting happened at 9:43 p.m.in a parkĀ  in the 4400 block of Bannock Avenue west of Genessee Avenue, San Diego police Officer John Buttle said. The victim was at the back of the park away from the street when he was shot at least once in the abdomen, Buttle said.

The wounded man walked to the street side of the park. A passerby found him and called police, Buttle said.

The man was taken by ambulance to a hospital. He was admitted in critical condition, Buttle said.

San Diego police said no one had been arrested for the shooting and they did not release a suspect description or a possible motive for the shooting.

Detectives from the police department’s northern division were investigating the shooting.

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