Man, woman killed in separate homicides overnight in SF

A woman who was stabbed to death and a man fatally wounded in a shooting in separate incidents overnight in San Francisco mark The City’s 53rd and 54th homicides of the year.

The first incident happened at about 9:25 p.m. in the 2000 block of Sutter Street. The victim, a 56-year-old woman, was fatally stabbed and pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

The suspect is described only as a 39-year-old man. It wasn’t immediately known whether he was arrested.

Later that night, at about 11:50 p.m., a man in his early 20s and an 18-year-old woman were shot at Mission and Geneva streets, according to police.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene, and the woman was taken to a hospital where she is expected to survive.

The suspects are a 20-year-old man, and an 18-year-old woman and 17-year-old girl.

Further information about that homicide was not immediately available.

Untitled-1

Read more criminal justice news on the Crime Ink page in print. Follow us on Twitter: @sfcrimeink

Just Posted

Interim DA Suzy Loftus lays out plans for brief tenure before election day

‘One week matters’: Candidate fends off criticism that appointment was simply politics

Mobile recycling program could fill the gap left by facility closures

San Francisco is hoping to launch a three-year mobile recycling program to… Continue reading

BART looking west toward Geary Boulevard in transbay crossing study

Every attempt in Bay Area history to extend BART down Geary has… Continue reading

SFUSD going back to basics with school lunches made from scratch

Upgraded culinary center could serve as model for expanded in-house food production.

Suzy Loftus sworn in as interim district attorney

Suzy Loftus was sworn in as interim district attorney Saturday morning, a… Continue reading

Most Read