Man found shot in Mt. Hope

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – A shooting in a Mount Hope-area neighborhood left a 20-
year-old man wounded Monday.

The gunfire in the 4100 block of Hilltop Drive was reported shortly
before 10:30 a.m., according to San Diego police.

Medics took the victim to UCSD Medical Center for treatment of a gunshot
wound to the chest. His condition was not immediately available.

The assailant was described as a roughly 5-toot-9-inch black man in his
20s with a short afro. He was wearing black shorts and a white tank top, SDPD
Detective Gary Hassen said.

The motive for the shooting was unknown.

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