One person was killed and another was wounded in a shooting on a Muni Metro train Wednesday. A third victim was transported to San Francisco General Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. 

The San Francisco Police Department said the shooting happened on a Muni train between Forest Hill and Castro stations.  

At about 10 a.m., police responded a report of a shooting at the Muni Forest Hill station but discovered that the train had already left and was headed toward the Castro Station, according to police spokesperson Allison Maxie.

Officers found the two victims at the Castro station. One was taken to San Francisco General Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Police and fire crews rendered emergency aid to the second victim, who was pronounced dead on the scene.

In an email to The Examiner, Maxie said, "No arrests have been made and this remains an open and active investigation. The suspect is described as an unknown race male wearing dark clothing and a hooded jacket."

"Further information will be released as it becomes available, but we also want to assure community members and visitors that this incident does not appear to be related to Pride festivities or targeting the LGBTQ community," she added. 

Police released a Muni camera photo of a possible suspect. 

Subway service was suspended in the area as police gathered evidence. Passengers were being transported in buses and shuttles. 

At 2 p.m., the San Francisco Department of Emergency Management tweeted that the incident has been resolved. Commuters were advised to expect traffic delays, consider alternate routes and allow for additional travel time. 

Erica Kato, a spokesperson for the SFMTA, said that to her knowledge, a fatal shooting has never before happened onboard a Muni train. 

The shooting is being viewed as an isolated incident.

Kato also noted the SFPD is fully taking over the investigation of the incident. 

"The best information I can give, as this is a fluid situation, is to monitor our Twitter page," said Kato. "In addition to that, we will also be making announcements on buses and trains and in the subway stations on those scrolling platforms." 

Business owners in the area said they were generally unconcerned as the altercation was not an active shooter situation.

State Sen. Scott Weiner called the incident "a horrific tragedy" and said it's "another reminder that as long as our country is awash in guns, shootings can happen anywhere, anytime."

"California has the strongest gun safety laws in the nation, and we’re continuing to strengthen them. But we need strong action from Congress to truly improve the safety of our community," he added.

Anyone with information is asked to call the SFPD Tip Line at (415) 575-4444 or text a tip to TIP411 and begin the text message with SFPD.

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