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On January 21, 2012 (Saturday) at 1635 hours, two black males walked onto the parking lot of Bella Vista apartments at 4740-4770 Solola Avenue. One of them was armed with a handgun.
Edwin Jackson, aka: Eddie Bauer, was standing in the parking lot with another male who was dumping his trash. The male armed with the handgun began shooting at Jackson. Jackson was shot and killed. The male standing near Jackson was shot and survived his injury.
After the shooting, the two males fled on foot eastbound on Solola Avenue to a white sedan, possibly a Mitsubishi, that was parked a few hundred feet east on the south curb. The suspects got in the car and fled eastbound Solola Avenue and then southbound on Euclid Avenue.
The suspects are described as follows:
Suspect 1: Black male, 16-24 years old, wearing a white sweatshirt and dark pants. He has acne or a rash on his face. He was armed with a handgun.
Suspect 2: Black male, 16-24 years old, wearing a black sweatshirt and dark pants.
The San Diego Police Department and Crime Stoppers are asking anyone with information regarding this incident to please contact the San Diego Police Department’s Homicide Unit at (619)531-2293 or, if you wish to remain anonymous, you can call the Crime Stoppers tip line at (888) 580-8477.