Man shot and killed in Encanto home backyard identified

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – San Diego police Monday released the name of a 24-year-old man who was shot and killed in the backyard of an Encanto home over the weekend.

Omar Anthony Largo of San Diego was with a small gathering of people in the 2100 block of Winnett Street when two gunmen arrived via the side walkway and shot Largo several times in his upper torso around 7:15 p.m. Saturday, according to San Diego police Lt. Paul Rorrison. Largo was pronounced dead at the scene.

The gunmen were described as two black men in their 20s, one wearing a red shirt and the other a black shirt, the police lieutenant said.

Anyone with information about the shooting was asked to call the San Diego Police Department’s Homicide Unit at (619) 531-2293 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.

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