Tenderloin, SoMa shootings leave two injured

Two people were injured in shootings that occurred within blocks of each other in San Francisco’s South of Market and Tenderloin neighborhoods Sunday, police said.

The first shooting occurred at 1:36 a.m. in the first block of Sixth Street near Market Street, where a 37-year-old man was shot by two men in a silver sedan, police said.

The victim was taken to a hospital and is expected to survive his injuries.

The second shooting occurred in the 400 block of Eddy Street around 11 p.m.

A witness told police they heard a gunshot and then saw the victim, a 28-year-old man, run around the corner and fall to the ground with a gunshot wound to the upper torso.

The male suspect fled on foot and has not been located.

The victim was taken to a hospital and is also expected to survive his injuries, police said.

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