A male suspect is detained Wednesday following a shooting near the intersection of Mason and Turk streets in the Tenderloin. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Man seriously injured, suspect detained in Tenderloin shooting

A 25-year-old man was seriously injured in a shooting in downtown San Francisco on Wednesday evening, according to police.

The shooting was reported around 5 p.m. near the intersection of Market, Turk and Mason streets.

Officers heard the gunshots and found the victim, who was taken to a hospital to be treated for gunshot wounds that are considered life-threatening, police said.

The suspect, a 26-year-old man, was arrested following the shooting and a weapon was located, according to police. The suspect’s name was not immediately released.

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