December 10, 2008
San Francisco Police have arrested the suspect in a fatal hit and run collision that occurred on Friday, December 5, on Lake Merced Boulevard at approximately 7:40 P.M. Taken into custody early this morning was Roger Tsang, 32, of San Francisco. Tsang is the suspect in the collision that claimed the life of pedestrian Gerardo Yambao, 56, of San Francisco.
Tsang has been charged with felony hit and run and vehicular manslaughter and remains in custody.
The SFPD wishes to thank San Francisco State University Police for its assistance in this investigation, and also members of the public who provided information vital to the success of this investigation. Witness information, no matter how slight, can work cumulatively to provide enough investigative leads to identify and apprehend a suspect.
For more information, please contact:
Public Affairs Office
850 Bryant Street, Room 549, San Francisco, CA. 94103