Editor’s Note: This story has been updated to reflect that authorities have not located the suspect as of 10:30 p.m. on Saturday. We regret the error.
SPRING VALLEY, Calif. — Multiple people were injured in a shooting at a Spring Valley residence Saturday evening, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Office confirmed to FOX 5.
Authorities received reports of shots fired around 8:15 p.m. in the 9000 block of Ildica Street.
Deputies say about four to five people were injured in the shooting. All were transported to a nearby hospital. Their current condition is not known at this time.
The suspect in the incident remains at large, according to SDSO. K-9 units and SDSO’s ASTREA helicopter is overhead to assist in the search for the suspect.
Authorities held a perimeter around the scene for about an hour, including road closures. Some nearby homes appeared to be briefly evacuated, residents told FOX 5.
“This is like a big deal to happen on this street,” said a 16-year-old resident. “It’s a very quiet street.”
California Highway Patrol, the San Diego Police Department and National City Police Department also responded to the incident alongside SDSO.
No further details were immediately available.
FOX 5 has a crew headed to the scene. Check back for updates.
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