1 dead, 1 hurt in San Marcos shooting

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SAN MARCOS, Calif. – One person died Wednesday night and a second person was hurt in a shooting in a San Marcos neighborhood, San Diego County sheriff’s officials said.

Deputies were called to the shooting about 7:05 p.m. in the 3800 block of La Rosa Drive. When first responders got there, they found two men who were shot, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department said in a Thursday morning news release.

One man died at the scene despite life-saving efforts by first responders. Rescue crews took the second victim to the hospital in critical condition, deputies said.

Video from Sideo.TV showed deputies walking the block with flashlights with one deputy accompanied by a department K-9. A sheriff’s helicopter also was seen flying overhead.

Additional information about the victims and what led up to the shooting was not immediately available.

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