SAN DIEGO — The Latest on man shot by deputies after he fired a weapon at a California racetrack (all times local):
Officials have identified a man shot by deputies after he fired a gun into a crowd waiting for a sold-out Ice Cube concert at a California racetrack.
The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department said Monday 22-year-old Daniel Elizarraras of Escondido, California, was shot after he fired his weapon and a deputy returned fire. The department says Elizarraras is in stable condition and no one else was injured.
The department says the man fired his gun Sunday night at the ticket window at Del Mar Fairgrounds after he was told there were no more tickets available for the concert.
The racetrack tweeted less than an hour later that the situation has been contained. The concert took placed as planned.
Authorities say a man who was told no more tickets were available for an Ice Cube concert at a California racetrack was shot by a sheriff’s deputy after the man fired a gun into a crowd.
The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department says the man pulled the gun Sunday night at the ticket window at Del Mar Fairgrounds and fired several shots before the deputies shot him.
No other injuries were reported.
The unidentified man was taken to Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla. His condition has not been released.
The racetrack tweeted less than an hour later that the situation has been contained and the concert was moving forward.