03/27/06 06-035

03/27/06 06-035


March 27, 2006

Subject:     San Francisco Police Seek Witnesses In Gas Station Shooting

San Francisco Police are looking for witnesses to a shooting that occurred at the Chevron Gas Station, 6th and Harrison streets, yesterday, Sunday, March 26, at approximately 1:30 A.M.  In this incident, the suspect fired multiple times, striking the victim who had just gotten out of his car after pulling into the station.  The victim, a 26-year-old San Francisco man, suffered three non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.


The suspect is described as a black male, 20-25 years old, 6’, 200 to 220 lbs., with braided black hair and a goatee.  He was wearing a green or blue cap, a white t-shirt, blue jeans and white tennis shoes.  A surveillance camera captured the suspect on film as he stood outside the cashier’s booth just prior to the shooting.  The photo is available on the SFPD Web site, sfgov.org/police, accompanying this press release.


Anyone who may have witnessed the shooting, or who has any information about the identity of the person in the photo, is urged to contact General Work Inspectors Richard Martin (553-9183) or Michael Philpott (553-9033), during business hours, or to call the Confidential Tip Line, 415-575-4444. 


For more information, please contact:


Public Affairs Office


850 Bryant Street, Room 549, San Francisco, CA. 94103
Tel (415) 553-1651 / Fax (415) 553-9229
email: [email protected]