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Homicide

Post Date:12/12/2017 10:53 PM

TYPE OF INCIDENT

Homicide

 

DATE AND TIME OCCURRED

12/12/2017 @ 7:38pm

 

LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE

750 E. Park Avenue, El Cajon

  

RESUME OF INCIDENT

On 12/12/17 at approximately 7:38pm, police received reports of a fight/assault at 750 East Park in El Cajon.

Upon arrival, all involved parties had left the scene. Minutes later, a 17 year old stabbing victim was located in serious condition in a nearby apartment.  He was transported by ECFD medics to an area hospital.

A second stabbing victim, age 20, was driven to an area hospital by a citizen but was deceased upon arrival. ECPD Homicide Detectives are conducting the investigation.  Early indication is that the crime is gang related. Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to call 619-579-3320 or you may remain anonymous by contacting Crime Stoppers at 1-888-580-8477 or sdcrimestoppers.org .

The name of the deceased adult is not being released at this time, pending proper ME notification to the family.  The name of the juvenile victim is not being released.

 

PREPARED BY:  Rob Ransweiler

DIVISION:  PIO

DATE AND TIME:  12/13/17 @ 1:15 pm

REVIEWED BY:  Lt. Walt Miller, Investigations Division

 

Jeff Davis, Chief Of Police

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