May 24, 2006
San Francisco Police are seeking the public's help in locating a suspect in a shooting that occurred on April 27, 2006 on the 900 block of Ellsworth Street in which a thirteen-year-old girl was shot. The suspect has been identified as Bennie Powell, 21. The DA's Office has issued an arrest warrant for attempted murder, and bail has been set at $500,000. Powell is known to frequent the Tenderloin area, and the Sunnydale and Bernal Dwellings housing developments. He is considered armed and extremely dangerous.
A photo of Powell is available in the Public Affairs Office and below.
Anyone who sees Powell or who knows of his whereabouts is urged to call 9-1-1 or to call the Confidential Tip Line, 415-575-4444.
For more information, please call:
Public Affairs Office
850 Bryant Street, Room 549, San Francisco, CA. 94103