Homicide suspect set to be arraigned

Zuri Wilson, 36, of San Francisco is expected to be arraigned today on charges that he fatally shot 34-year-old Shawnte Otis near the Sunnydale housing projects in August.

Wilson was arrested in San Pablo on a homicide warrant Oct. 4, police said.

Wilson has been charged with one count of murder and being a felon in possession of a firearm, Assistant District Attorney Alex Bastian said.

Otis was sitting in a car Aug. 23 when two suspects approached and opened fire. He was pronounced dead at San Francisco General Hospital, police said.Bay Area NewsCrimeCrime & Courts

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