05/21/04 04-48

05/21/04 04-48


May 21, 2004

Subject:     Quesada Avenue Homicide May 21

A homicide occurred early this morning, Friday, May 21, at about 2:40 A.M. on Quesada Avenue.  The victim, her brothers and several friends had been at a nightclub at 550 Barneveld Avenue and drove to the 2100 block of Quesada, where one of the group lived.  The victim and about six friends were standing on the sidewalk at this location when two suspects came from around the corner on Industrial Street and started firing at the group.  The victim, Annie Powell, 23, was taken to San Francisco General Hospital, where she expired.

After the shooting, the gunmen ran back around the corner and were not seen again.  The witnesses said that they did not recognize the gunmen or  know why they had shot at them.

Any one who may have information about this incident is urged to contact the Confidential Tip Line at 575-4444.

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