07/09/04 04-79

07/09/04 04-79


July 9, 2004

Subject:     Press Conference July 9 On Capture Of Homicide Suspect

There will be a press conference today, Friday, July 9, at the Hall of Justice, 850 Bryant Street, Room 551, fifth floor at 1:30 P.M. regarding the arrest last night in San Mateo of  Emile Fort, 23, wanted for two murders that occurred in San Francisco on January 19, 2004.

The investigation conducted by the SFPD Homicide Section resulted in the District Attorney’s Office issuing a $1 million murder warrant for Fort on May 28, 2004. A cooperative effort between the San Francisco Police Department, the U. S. Marshall, and the San Mateo County SWAT team led to his arrest.  He remains in custody in San Mateo County jail.

SFPD Public Affairs


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