by Photo courtesy of the San Diego Sheriffs Department

Authorities identify the man fatally shot in Spring Valley nearly two weeks ago as  32-year-old Jorkim Rose. 

San Diego County Sheriff's Deputies responded to reports of gunshots on Aug.16 just before 9:30 p.m when they found Rose with gunshot wounds in his upper torso. The incident occurred at the intersection of Jamacha Boulevard and Thayer Drive. 

According to Sheriff’s Lt. Chris Steffen, deputies performed life-saving measures on Rose until Paramedics arrived. Rose succumbed to his injuries at a local hospital. 

The San Diego County Medical Examiner’s office declared Rose’s death as a Homicide and the cause of death as multiple gunshot wounds. 

The circumstances and motives are still under investigation in this case, and there is no suspect information currently available, according to Lt. Steffen.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Sheriff’s Homicide Unit at (858) 285-6330, or anonymously call Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477. 

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