VIDEO: San Diego gunman was allegedly distraught over breakup during apartment complex shooting spree

SAN DIEGO (KRON) -- The man who opened fire at a San Diego apartment complex Sunday evening killing one person and injuring several others, was allegedly distraught over a recent breakup with his girlfriend, according to a San Diego Police Chief.

Officers in San Diego shot and killed the man after the mass shooting erupted around 7:30 p.m. at the 9000 block of Judicial Drvie near the La Jolla Crossroads Aaprtments. Police said eight people were injured, one confirmed dead.


A shelter in place was issued for the area. The man gunned downed was the suspect, and officers have said there is no further threat to nearby residents.

The cause of the shooting is unknown at this time, and the conditions of the victims range from superficial to critical.

San Diego police launched a re-unification center at the northwest corner of Judicial Drive and Golden Haven.

An investigation has been lauched by the San Diego police, and officers will provide additional information as it becomes available.


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