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No charges filed against men arrested following fatal Mission District shooting

The two men arrested on Sunday in connection with a fatal shooting in the Mission District were promptly released early this week, pending a law enforcement investigation. Robert Salvador, 22, was released Monday, and 28-year-old Sandie Harden was released Tuesday, said Nancy Crowley, a spokeswoman for the San Francisco Sheriff’s Department. Both men had been arrested in connection with the...
The scene of a shooting Friday night

Man in hospital after shooting on Folsom Street

A man walked into a nearby hospital after being the victim of a shooting at 8:45 p.m. Friday at 21st and Folsom, police said. “I don’t how he got there, but the victim walked into the hospital,” said SFPD spokesperson Officer Joseph Tomlinson. He said the man’s condition is stable. He declined to say if the hospital was San Francisco General. ...

Gascon declines to file charges against cops in shootings

San Francisco’s District Attorney will not be filing criminal charges against officers involved in two separate shootings that led to the deaths of Luis Gongora Pat and Mario Woods. D.A. Gascon said in a statement that “use of force could only be charged if we can prove it was unreasonable for the officer to be in fear for their life...

Drive-by shooting in SF’s Mission leaves two in the hospital

Just after midnight Friday morning, a drive-by shooting on 26th and Capp streets resulted in two male victims in their late 20s transporting themselves to the hospital with no life-threatening injuries, according to the police report. The victims were walking to their car when the suspect shot them and fled south on Capp St. No arrests have been made. On...
shooting scene in the mission

Shooting on 26th and Guerrero sends two to the hospital

A drive-by shooting outside of a church at 26th and Guerrero sent two victims to the hospital around midnight Sunday. The victims, two men ages 21 and 43, are in non-life-threatening condition. No arrests have been made. Police believe the suspects are two men in their 20s.  Witnesses described hearing around six to eight gunshots shortly after midnight, as well...

Family of slain immigrant hold 24-hour vigil, demand action at Hall of Justice

With a medley of instruments, the family and friends of Luis Gongora Pat celebrated what would have been his 48th birthday in front the Hall of Justice in a vigil with candles and cake. But two years after police shot and killed Gongora Pat, his family and friends aren’t any closer to getting any answers from the SFPD or investigators....