Sheriff and fire officials responding to calls of an explosion or
shots in San Diego Country Estates Monday night about 10:20 searched
the area but did not find the source of the loud noise.
from Ysidro Road and from Rutherford Road near Acanto Drive. One caller
reported seeing a plume of smoke north of Rutherford near Acanto,
according to the sheriff’s Ramona Substation.
Ramona Fire Department
trucks and sheriff’s officers searched the area, and a helicopter
circled from the air. One caller told the sheriff’s department the
noise was “really loud and sounded like it could be shots” and another
said it “vibrated the house,” the sheriff’s department reported.
searching the area, sheriff’s Sgt. Mike Leathers reported that officers
were unable to determine if the noise was fireworks or a firearm.
Anyone with information about the incident may contact the Ramona Substation at 789-9157.