Sheriff’s homicide detectives were investigating a slaying Tuesday night in the La Presa area of Spring Valley, a lieutenant said.
It happened around 9:25 p.m. near Thayer Driver and Jamacha Boulevard, San Diego sheriff’s Lt. David Collins said.
Deputies responded to that area for a report of an assault with a deadly weapon, Collins said. Paramedics took a victim from the scene to a hospital, where he died.
Collins did not provide the victim’s age or other details about him or the deadly assault, referring all other questions to the department’s homicide unit.
No other details were immediately available.
This is a developing story that will be updated when more information is released.