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Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Man Shot to Death in Hayes Valley; Homicide No. 63

Posted By on Tue, Dec 4, 2012 at 10:23 PM

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An unidentified man was killed Tuesday night in a shooting incident in the city's Hayes Valley neighborhood.

According to Officer Albie Esparza, officers were called to the 700 block of Grove Street just before 8 p.m. on reports of a shooting. When they arrived, they found the victim suffering from two gunshot wounds: one in his leg and one in his chest.

He was taken to San Francisco General Hospital, where he died a few hours later. Esparza said the cops have yet to determine a motive for the shooting, nor do they have a description of the suspect at this time.

The shooting marks the city's 63rd homicide this year. The night before Thanksgiving, 36-year-old Angelo Rodriguez was shot to death near the Sunnydale housing projects. That case remains under investigation.


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Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact SFPD at 575-4444, or text a tip to TIP411 with SFPD in the field.


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Erin Sherbert

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Erin Sherbert was the Online News Editor for SF Weekly from 2010 to 2015. She's a Texas native and has a closet full of cowboy boots to prove it.

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