Police say a 27-year-old man was shot and killed in a Chula Vista apartment while a 5-year-old was asleep inside in the early morning hours Thursday.
10News confirmed his identiity as Jamel Mcguire, the younger brother of former NBA player Dominic McGuire, age 28.
The shooting occurred a little before 12:20 a.m. at a complex at 520 East H Street. Chula Vista police responded to a 911 call about gunshots to find two men who told officers their friend had just been shot.
They entered a unit to find the victim dead. A 5-year-old girl was asleep in a bedroom when the shooting occurred. She was unhurt.
Witnesses told investigators that at least one suspect entered the unit and shot the victim. Police are unsure if he was the intended target of the suspects. No motive
No arrests have been made.
The girl was taken to Polinsky Children’s Center until her family could be notified.