S.F. Police Blotter: Neighborhood crime log

These are excerpts from the San Francisco Police Department's daily log of activities. Incidents are listed by police precincts and the neighborhoods they patrol.

Bayview

Bayview, Hunters Point

Stomach pains: A 19-year-old from Modesto was shot in the stomach in the parking lot of a store at Third Street and Williams Avenue at 5:12 p.m. Jan. 7. When police arrived, the victim had been transported to San Francisco General Hospital by colleagues and was being treated by medical staff. A witness said she saw the victim arguing with another man in the parking lot. The suspect, who was described as a male in his 20s, about 6 feet tall, took out a handgun, fired it at the victim, put the gun down and fled in a white Toyota. The victim ran northbound on Third, where he was picked up and taken to SFGH. A witness said a person in line at the store dropped his purchase, picked up the gun and left the scene. The object was retrieved by officers and is undergoing forensicanalysis. The victim had a non-life-threatening wound to his stomach.

Southern

South of Market, China Basin, Embarcadero

Attempted robbery: An officer responded to the Yerba Buena Gardens Jan. 7 on a report of an attempted robbery. He met two young victims who were scared and upset because three males approached them and attempted to rob them. The victims gave the officer a detailed description of the suspects. Other officers located two of the suspects nearby on Mission Street. When the officers stopped the suspects, they located a painted-over replica handgun on one of the suspects. One of the suspects, a juvenile, already had a warrant for his arrest. All suspects were arrested.

Central

Financial District, Nob Hill, Chinatown, North Beach, Russian Hill, Telegraph Hill

Sneaky sommelier: On the 300 block of Stockton, officers responded at 7:46 p.m. Jan. 10 to a business where an employee had entered a locked wine cellar on separate occasions and had stolen two bottles of wine with a combined retail value in excess of $1,500. As the crimes were recorded by a recently installed surveillance camera, the suspect was booked and the wine was recovered.

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