East County News Service
October 29, 2023 (El Cajon) – Two teens have died after being shot by an assailant outside a house party in El Cajon last night.
Shortly before midnight, El Cajon Police officers responded to a series of 9-1-1 calls reporting a loud house party and multiple gunshots in the 700 block of Mahogany Drive.
“Upon arrival, officers saw numerous people fleeing from the area. Tragically, two victims, a 16-year-old male, and an 18-year-old male were found critically wounded, one in the street and the other in the front yard of a residence,” says Lieutenant Will Guerin. “Despite swift medical attention, both victims succumbed to their injuries after being transported to local trauma hospitals.”