(Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Ride-hail driver shot at in Hayes Valley on Christmas Eve

A 31-year-old Sacramento resident was shot at while driving a TNC in The City on Saturday night. According to KTVU, the driver was operating an Uber at the time.

The driver told SFPD officers that at approximately 3:00 a.m. he was in his Toyota sedan on Oak Street near Buchanan waiting for a passenger when an unidentified man approached the vehicle and fired a shot at the windshield.

The victim immediately left the scene, stopping a couple blocks away at Oak and Gough streets, where he called 911.

SFPD officers, who had been notified by their shot-spotter that a shooting had taken place, responded to the scene. The windshield showed signs consistent with a bullet impact.

Despite searching the area, officers could not locate the suspect. No arrests or description of the suspect are available  Anyone with information is asked to call the SFPD Anonymous Tip Line at 415-575-4444 or Text A Tip to TIP411 and begin the text message with SFPD.

Untitled-1

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

If you find our journalism valuable and relevant, please consider joining our Examiner membership program.
Find out more at www.sfexaminer.com/join/

Just Posted

Newsom orders indoor uses in gyms, salons, malls, churches, more to close

California is largely closing again amid a spike in coronavirus cases across… Continue reading

Haney secures needed support to ask voters to create street cleaning department

Public Advocate proposal also advances toward ballot as anti-corruption measure

Riders should expect big changes when Muni rail returns in August

Reconfigured routes will mean fewer, longer trains through tunnel

Californians to vote on restoring voting rights of parolees

If passed, Proposition 17 would amend the California Constitution and allow parolees to vote

New audio of couple calling police on SF man bolsters racial bias claims, supe says

Pacific Heights incident spurred CAREN Act to outlaw discriminatory reports to police

Most Read