[Updated] Two Arrested Following Julian Shooting; Investigation is Ongoing

The sheriff's department said the gun shot wound victim found Thursday morning on the side of the road is expected to survive.

Updated at 7:23 p.m. on March 28

Two people were arrested Thursday following a shooting that wounded a man in Julian, the San Diego County Sheriff's Department said.

A male victim was found with a gun shot wound to the neck by a passer-by Banner Grade section of state Route 78 just before 9 a.m. and was taken to Julian Fire Station 56, Lt. Clayton Lisk said.

Authorities say the victim was taken to Palomar Medical Center and is expected to survive his injury.

Deputies from the Julian Sheriff's Station responded to a house in the 35600 block of SR-78 to check for any additional victims or suspects in the shooting. No one else was injured.

Jeffrey Roberson, 47, and Jennifer Minor, 40, were taken into custody, according to the sheriff's department.

Roberson was booked into the San Diego County Jail on one charge of attempt murder. Minor was booked into Las Colinas on a single charge of conspiracy.

The investigation is ongoing at this time.


Updated at 12:23 p.m. on March 28


A male victim was found with a gun shot wound to the neck by a passer-by near Julian Thursday morning, San Diego County Sheriff's Department said.

Sheriff's Lt. Mike Munsey said the victim was found in the area of Banner Road and Apple Lane shortly before 9 a.m.

Lt. Clayton Lisk said the man was found laying at the "top of the grade" of the road and was taken to the Julian Fire Station 56.

The sheriff's department said no suspects have been detained yet and deputies are still looking for the scene of the shooting.

Medics airlifted the victim, who reportedly had suffered a gunshot to the neck, to a hospital. The wounded man's condition was unavailable in the late morning.

The Julian Fire Department could not be reached immediately for the man's condition or details on where he was transported to.

Patch will keep you updated as more details become available.

—City News Service contributed to this report


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