2012 Murder of Clyde Thompson Jr.

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Clyde Thompson, Jr.

 On May 11, 2012 (Friday) at 10:51 p.m., officers responded to a shooting call in front of the Black Sabbath motorcycle clubhouse on 4200 Market Street in the San Diego community of Mount Hope.  When officers arrived, they found the victim, fifty one year-old Clyde Thompson, lying on the sidewalk, suffering from gunshot wounds.  Clyde died as a result of the wounds.

The investigation has revealed the victim was on the sidewalk walking to his vehicle when he was shot.  Witnesses reported seeing the suspects in a black, full size SUV similar to an early model Chevrolet Suburban.  The vehicle was last seen headed eastbound on Market Street.  The shooter was described as a black male in his late teens to early twenties.

The San Diego Police Department and Crime Stoppers are asking anyone with information regarding this incident to please contact the San Diego Police Department’s Homicide Unit at (619) 531-2293 or, if you wish to remain anonymous, you can call the Crime Stoppers tip line at (888) 580-8477.