A U.S. Park Police vehicle. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

A U.S. Park Police vehicle. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Suspect shot by U.S. Park Police in SF identified as 28-year-old man

The person shot by U.S. Park Police near Aquatic Park on Tuesday night has been identified as a 28-year-old man, the San Francisco Examiner has learned.

A federal police officer shot Devon Flanagan near the Aquatic Park Pier at around 9:31 p.m., according to a source with knowledge of the investigation. Flanagan was taken to the hospital with injuries considered life-threatening.

The U.S. Park Police said in a statement that the officer who opened fire “is on paid administrative leave and won’t be identified unless charged with a crime.”

The San Francisco Police Department, which is investigating the shooting, said a firearm with an extended magazine was recovered at the scene.

The SFPD also said another man was arrested in the incident. That man has been identified as 21-year-old Robert Francisco Quiroz.

Jail records show Quiroz was booked on suspicion of felony being a convicted occupant with a concealed firearm in a vehicle, two counts of felony possession of a loaded firearm and misdemeanor carrying a large capacity magazine.

Flanagan was booked on suspicion of felony being a convicted occupant with a concealed firearm in a vehicle, felony possession of a loaded firearm, felony possession of a large capacity magazine, felony possession of a firearm by a felon and misdemeanor driving with a suspended or revoked license.

No further information has been released in the shooting.

This story has been updated to include a statement from the U.S. Park Police.

mbarba@sfexaminer.com
Crime

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

Mayor London Breed, pictured here at a May news conference, will be fined for unethical behavior by The City’s Ethics Commission. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Commission fines Mayor Breed over $22,000 for ethics violations

The San Francisco Ethics Commission will fine Mayor London Breed a reported… Continue reading

Salesforce Tower in San Francisco, which features a comprehensive water-recycling system, on July 30, 2021. Water recycling in office buildings is seen as a promising sustainability effort, as well as a smart hedge against rising costs and future shortages. (Jim Wilson/The New York Times)
Salesforce Tower is part of a nationwide water recycling trend: Here’s how it works

By Patrick Sisson New York Times When Salesforce Tower in San Francisco… Continue reading

Riders enjoyed a trip on a Powell Street cable car when service returned on Monday. <ins>(Kevin N. Hume/The Examiner)</ins>
<ins></ins>
San Francisco’s cable cars return after 16-month absence

San Francisco’s cable cars are back, and they’re free for passengers to… Continue reading

Most Read