Gunshot Wound Victim Found in Point Loma

Harbor Police discovered a body at 8:30 a.m.

By Sarah Grieco
|  Thursday, Jan 19, 2012  |  Updated 3:59 PM PDT
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Gunshot Wound Victim Found in Point Loma

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Police gather at the scene of the incident in Point Loma.

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A body was found in the Marine Fisheries Center in Point Loma Thursday morning, according to police.

Harbor Police said they found the body of a 40 to 50-year-old man around 8:30 a.m. on Nimitz Boulevard.

Police say the body was found with a gunshot wound to his head in some bushes.

San Diego police homicide unit is investigating it as a suspicious death.

The cause and manner of his death are not known at this time.  An autopsy will be performed by the Medical Examiner’s office.

Anyone with information related to this incident is encouraged to call the Homicide Unit at 619 531-2293.
 

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