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San Marcos Shooting Suspect Arrested

San Marcos CA– A man is now under arrest in connection with a shooting that wounded a man in San Marcos. Jose Velasquez (DOB:  1/27/1989) was also arrested on charges of violating the conditions of his parole for possessing a loaded gun. He was arrested at the Grossmont Center in La Mesa at 1:00 p.m.

Deputies from the San Marcos Sheriff’s Station were called to the Windsor Manor apartment complex at 250 Knoll Road about a man being shot just before 9:00 a.m.  When deputies arrived on scene, they found a man with a gunshot wound in the torso area. The victim was taken to a hospital. He is expected to survive his injury.

Some of the people who live at the apartment complex were briefly evacuated as deputies searched for the shooting suspect.