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San Diego boy shot on Thanksgiving was hit by stray, family says

San Diego — Family Shot and killed Thursday in San Diego was hit by a lost bullet during Thanksgiving celebrations, but police have not yet released more details about their investigation.

The shooting took place Thursday at about 9:30 pm at Kay Hill Drive’s home near Jamacha Road in the Skyline area. Police have confirmed that a 12-year-old boy died of “upper body trauma” at the location, but so far he has not shared anything more.

Authorities have not disclosed the boy’s name, but the family says the 12-year-old was Angel Galegos. One of the child’s aunts spoke to FOX5 on Saturday, saying Galegos was the victim of a drifting bullet that struck him behind the fence through a fence during a family Thanksgiving celebration.

Family Collect money online To support funeral, memorial and hospital costs.NS GoFundMe page, Another family member, Mdrosario Vasquez, laments her nephew, “I was taken away from us on this day of joy.”

“He was born happy, fun, and vibrant,” writes Basquez. “He was taken away from us too early at the age of 12.”

Authorities say police officers tried to save the boy and rushed him to the hospital before the rescuers arrived when called to the address on Thanksgiving night. He was sentenced to die in a medical center after a while. However, the detectives did not comment on what they believed led to the shooting and whether the bullet was potentially lost.

“There is no suspicious explanation to publish at this time,” San Diego police lieutenant Adam Shalki said in a news release on Friday. “Detectives are trying to find evidence and potential witnesses.”

FOX 5 has contacted the department about Saturday’s update.

Those with information about the shooting were urged to call the SDPD Murder Unit (619-531-2293) or the San Diego County Crime Stopper (888-580-8477).

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