Man seriously injured in North Beach shooting Sunday

A man was seriously injured in a shooting in San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood early Sunday morning, police said Monday.

The shooting was reported around 3 a.m. Sunday near Columbus Avenue and Broadway Street.

The 18-year-old victim flagged down a vehicle and asked to be taken to San Francisco General Hospital, where he was treated for life-threatening gunshot injuries, police said.

The victim was not able to give more information about the shooting before going into surgery. The suspect in the shooting remained at large as of Monday morning, according to police.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Police Department's anonymous tip line at (415) 575-4444 or to send a tip by text message to TIP411 with “SFPD” in the message.

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