The San Francisco man who was fatally wounded in a shooting in San Francisco’s Bayview neighborhood this morning has been identified, the Medical Examiner’s Office said.
The victim, 22-year-old Dominic Scott, was reportedly shot about 8:24 a.m. when numerous residents heard gunfire and called police, local authorities said. When officers arrived at the location of the incident, Third Street and Palou Avenue, they found the victim suffering from numerous gunshot wounds. Read More
San Francisco police have put the word out they're looking for an unidentified driver who hit two pedestrians as they walked through the Cow Hollow neighborhood last weekend. Read More
Medical authorities told SF Weekly this morning that it was 57-year-old David Biddle's body that was found in the water at Pier 48 yesterday; however, authorities do not yet know what happened to him. Read More
Lights go out, prisoners stay in at Hall of Justice
There were no jail breaks or cellblock fights even though the power went out at San Francisco’s Hall of Justice on Thursday.
The building — which houses County Jail, courtrooms, police headquarters and the District Attorney’s Office — went dark for more than two hours. Read More
It’s time to pick on somebody your own size.
A teenage boy was burned in the face with a cigarette and his male friend was assaulted during an armed robbery Monday in the Western Addition.
The teens were walking with two others on McAllister Street near Laguna Street about 5:50 p.m. when three men approached and asked for the time, police Officer Albie Esparza said. Read More
A transient practicing karate on a Fisherman’s Wharf sidewalk Monday attacked and critically injured an 85-year-old man trying to walk past him, police said Tuesday. Witnesses told cops 45-year-old Markus Leo Husarek was doing some martial arts moves when he allegedly knocked the victim down at Jefferson and Mason streets at 4:40 p.m. Read More