Police are still hunting for three youths who beat an elderly man to death in a 2010 case that sparked racial tensions between blacks and Asians in the Bayview neighborhood.
A news conference will be held at the crime scene about 4 p.m. today.
Huan Zhou Chen, 83, had just left the Muni light-rail stop at Third Street and Oakdale Avenue on the evening of Jan. 24, 2010, and was on his way to his assisted-living facility when a group of boys assaulted him, police said. Read More
In the first homicide of the year in The City, an unidentified man was cut down early Thursday on the squalid Sixth Street corridor, just yards from where a new police substation has been planned.
The victim, about 30 years old, was found lying near the corner of Sixth and Stevenson streets just south of Market Street about 2:30 a.m., police said. The man, who had been stabbed in the torso, died at a hospital nearly an hour later. Read More
Details about a deceased former cab driver discovered in a Polk Street residential hotel have proven to be a real-life locked-room mystery, according to the hotel’s owner. The body of 68-year-old Robert Slivoski was discovered in the Broadway Hotel, at 2048 Polk St., on Thursday and was classified by the Medical Examiner’s Office as a homicide, cops said. Read More
A man was found dead in a Polk Street residence on Thursday, police said. Officers responded to a residence in the 2000 block of Polk Street around 8:18 a.m., after receiving a phone call about a dead body, police Officer Albie Esparza said. Upon arrival officers saw the man was a victim of homicide, which the medical examiner confirmed. Read More
An 18-year-old man was shot and killed in the Bayview district Saturday afternoon.
Police said that at 4:49 p.m., they responded to a call on the unit block of Carr Street. When officers arrived, the victim was found with multiple gunshot wounds.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
Cops did not have a description of the suspect or suspects.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Police Department at (415) 575-4444 or text a tip to TIP411. Read More
A man who was fatally shot in San Francisco’s Bayview district on Tuesday evening has been identified by the Medical Examiner’s Office as 25-year-old Darius Perkins.The shooting was reported around 5:20 p.m. near Fitzgerald Avenue and Ingalls Street.Officers found Perkins, a San Francisco resident, on the sidewalk near a store suffering from gunshot wounds, police said. Read More
A man was shot dead in the Mission district early Friday morning, San Francisco police said.The shooting was reported in the area of 23rd and Harrison streets around 1:50 a.m.A 26-year-old man, who has yet to be identified, was declared dead at the scene with a gunshot wound to his back. He had been arguing with a group of four men when one of them fired between four and five shots at him, police said. Read More
A 34-year-old man has been arrested for the fatal shooting of another man inside a Bernal Heights home late Monday, police said.Anthony Wright was being held Tuesday on murder and weapons charges in connection with the slaying of 28-year-old Richard Fowler Jr., of San Francisco, according to police and the Medical Examiner’s Office. Read More
Attorneys sparred Tuesday over the bail amount for a murder suspect who was arrested at the airport last week with a one-way ticket to Israel.Konstantin Solodukhin, 22, was arrested at San Francisco International Airport in connection with the Sept. 17 shooting death of Edgar Yegiyan, 25, in the Sunset district, according to police. Read More
Two of the victims have been identified in a fatal shooting outside a party in San Leandro early this morning, and police say one of them was only 16 years old. Three people were killed and three others injured in the shooting in an industrial area, which occurred on the corner of Alvarado Street and Aladdin Avenue around 1:15 a.m. Read More