When they arrived, they found a 57-year old white male with trauma to his upper body. Medics arrived and the male was transported to a local hospital for further treatment.
Homicide investigators were called to the scene and are handling the investigation. According to a witness, the victim was on the ground and the suspect was hitting him with an object. The suspect fled the scene and was not located.
The victim was identified as 57-year old Gregory Freeman. Mr. Freeman eventually succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased on Dec. 8.
The suspect was described as a black male, in his 20s, wearing a yellow poncho and blue jeans.
Christian Ewing, 29, was arrested on Dec. 21 for a parole violation. He was rebooked for the murder of Gregory Freeman and he will be arraigned on Dec. 27 at 1:30 p.m.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 619-531-2293 or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.