A man was hospitalized Saturday after being shot in the arm in the College East neighborhood of San Diego.
Officers from the San Diego Police Department responded at 1:37 a.m. to the 6000 block of Pembroke Drive where the residents of the home were hosting a party and a group of people arrived and began causing a disturbance, Officer David O’Brien said.
A physical altercation began between the group and other party attendees and during the fight, a man in the group drew a gun and fired three shots.
The victim sustained a single gunshot wound to the right arm, O’Brien said. He was taken to a hospital with a non-life threatening injury.
The suspect was described as a man in his 20s, approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall and heavyset, police said.
Detectives from the department’s Eastern Division are investigating the shooting and anyone with information related to it is was asked to call 858- 495-7900 or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.
–City News Service