Man shot in El Cajon dies at hospital

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EL CAJON, Calif. — Police are searching for the person who fatally shot one man and injured another Friday night in El Cajon.

Around 8 p.m., officers were called to Applewood Drive and Cedar Street, where they found one victim who had been shot in the abdomen and another who had been shot in the leg, according to El Cajon police. Both victims were 20 years old and residents of El Cajon, police said.

The man who was shot in the abdomen later died after he was transported to a hospital, police said. The other victim was expected to survive his injuries. Neither of the victims’ names have been released.

A description of the shooter was not immediately available. Anyone with information on the shooting was asked to call Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.

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