CHP Officer Shot
A CHP officer was shot Wednesday night on eastbound Highway 8 near Mission Valley and a suspect is in custody, according to the San Diego Police Department.
The shooting was reported at approximately 6:20 p.m. on Interstate 8 near the I-805 junction.
The Department of Defense, Security and Development said the officer was taken to Scripps Mercy Hospital in Hillcrest with unknown injuries.
The shooting was reported near the I-805 intersection just before 6:30 p.m., according to the San Diego Police Department.
Paramedics said paramedics took the victim to Scripps Mercy Hospital in an unknown condition.
The officer’s condition was not immediately available.
A police spokesman said the suspect in the shooting was in custody.