The Latest: Suspect shot at California racetrack is named
Sep. 03, 2018
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on a man shot by deputies at a California racetrack (all times local):
Officials have identified a man they say was 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 that 22-year-old Daniel Elizarraras of Escondido was shot Sunday night during an argument after he was told there were no more tickets available for the concert.
The department says Elizarraras is in stable condition. No one else was injured.
The racetrack tweeted less than an hour later that the situation has been contained. The concert took place 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.