August 7, 2008
San Francisco Police arrested the suspect in a homicide that occurred on the evening of August 5, 2008. Taken into custody this afternoon, August 7, was Robbie Valdespino, 31, of San Francisco.
Homicide investigators determined that Valdespino was the primary suspect and were diligently looking for him. Valdespino voluntary turned himself in to the San Francisco Police Department.
Valdespino is the suspect in the shooting death of Luis Diaz, 39, on August 5 in front of 813 Chenery Street at 6:25 P.M. Valdespino was identified as the suspect based on investigative leads.
Valdespino remains in custody on the charges of murder and felon in possession of a handgun.
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850 Bryant Street, Room 549, San Francisco, CA. 94103