San Diego County

2 Hurt in Santee Shooting

Two men were found Monday with gunshot wounds in Santee, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department confirmed.

Investigators are on the scene of the shooting at a home on Railroad Avenue, near Cottonwood and Mission Gorge.

Deputies were called at 3 a.m. and found two men injured in the shooting. One man was in the street while the second man was found in a backyard.

Deputies secured the area and transported the men to a nearby hospital. The extent of their injuries was unknown.

Officials say they found a handgun and several bullet casings.

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