Man injured in suspected gang-related shooting

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – A man was seriously injured Thursday afternoon near Mountain View Park in what the police suspect to be a gang-related shooting.

The 25-year-old victim was walking his bicycle in the 3800 block of Hemlock Street just after 1 p.m. when a blue four-door sedan pulled up beside him.

According to San Diego Police, a passenger stepped out of the vehicle and shot the man in the back.

Medics took the victim for a hospital with serious, but non-life-threatening wounds.

Gang detectives were called in to investigate the shooting.

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