A shooting in eastern San Diego County early Tuesday left a man dead.
Officers responding to a report of gunfire found the victim wounded in the 1500 block of East Main Street in El Cajon about 1:30 a.m., according to El Cajon police.
The victim, whose identity was withheld pending family notification,
died en route to a hospital, Lt. Kevin MacArthur said.
No description of the shooter was available as of early this afternoon, and the motive for the slaying was unknown.
Anyone with information about this shooting should contact the El Cajon Police Department at (619) 579-3311 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477 or www.sdcrimestoppers.org .