Man Shot, Killed in Street IDd

The name of the young man shot and killed while walking across a Chula Vista street Tuesday has been released.

Fermen Garcia, 18, of Chula Vista, was one of two pedestrians shot by a man in a car while walking across the street in the 1400 block of Hilltop Drive, just before 3 p.m. Tuesday, according to Chula Vista Police.

Both were taken to a hospital where Garcia died soon after, according to the Medical Examiner.

The other victim, about the same age as Garcia, was also injured.

The victims were reportedly walking together when a car drove up and they exchanged words with a man inside the car, the Union Tribune reported.

The shooter, who remains at-large,  is described as wearing blue jeans with a white t-shirt and lots of tattoos and was driving a silver sedan with tinted windows, police said.

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