A sufferer was shot lifeless late Saturday in San Francisco’s Bayview neighborhood, police stated Sunday.
The San Francisco Police Division stated officers from the division’s Bayview Station responded round 11:20 p.m. to the Star Market comfort retailer on the intersection of Third Avenue and Kirkwood Avenue, after experiences of a taking pictures.
When officers arrived, they discovered a male sufferer affected by gunshot wounds to the pinnacle and torso. Regardless of emergency-life-saving efforts by officers and San Francisco Fireplace Division firefighters who additionally responded, the sufferer was pronounced lifeless on the scene.
His title was not instantly obtainable from the Workplace of the Chief Medical Examiner, pending next-of-kin notification.
Outdoors the market Sunday, a number of passersby drove up and stopped earlier than a small bouquet of flowers and balloons on the sidewalk exterior the market, whose gate was open however whose door was locked. When one known as out to a employee contained in the market if there have been plans to open, the employee shook his head no.
Police are nonetheless investigating the taking pictures, which is town’s twenty fourth murder this 12 months. San Francisco has had 23 confirmed homicides to this point in 2023, up barely over final 12 months. In mid-Could, the Bayview witnessed a deadly taking pictures solely 5 blocks away, on the nook of Third Avenue and Palou Avenue.
Investigators haven’t made any arrests and shared no suspect or related car description. Anybody with data could anonymously name the division’s tip line at 415-575-4444 or text-a-tip to TIP411 and start the textual content message with SFPD.
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