Update August 9, 2022 -- The victim died August 6 at a hospital. The autopsy report ruled the death a homicide caused by a gunshot wound to the head. A press release from the Sheriff states that at request of family, the department is not releasing the victim's name at this time. He was a Ramona resident.
By Miriam Raftery
August 5, 2022 (Ramona) – The Sheriff’s department has opened a homicide investigation into the shooting of a 59-year-old man in Ramona.
Deputies found the victim on the ground with gunshot wound to his upper torso near the side yard of a home in the 1800 block of La Brea Street in Ramona.