Suspects chase man down Mission Street, shoot him

A man suffered serious injuries in a shooting in San Francisco’s Mission District late Wednesday night, according to police.

The 42-year-old victim was shot shortly before 11:55 p.m. in the area of 17th and Harrison streets.

He was being chased down 17th Street by two male suspects, one of whom pulled out a silver revolver and fired at him, police said.

The victim suffered life-threatening gunshot wounds and was taken to a hospital for treatment, according to police.

The suspects, men believed to be between 30 and 40 years old, fled and remain at large this morning, police said.

Anyone with information about the shooting is encouraged to call the Police Department’s anonymous tip line at (415) 575-4444 or to send a tip by text message to TIP411 with “SFPD” in the message.

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