8 Injured In Shootings Over Labor Day Weekend

In six unrelated incidents, eight people were wounded by gunfire in San Francisco over the long holiday weekend. No arrests have been made in any of these cases.

Sunday, September 3

Teen Wounded While Trying To Avoid Gunfire In Mission

On Sunday at 7:18pm, a 16-year-old male saw a shooting as he was leaving a business near 26th and Treat streets in the Mission, so he walked in “the opposite direction,” according to police.

At that point, he “heard a vehicle speed off and heard another shot,” which turned out to be the round that left him with non-life-threatening wounds. The victim was transported to a hospital.

Potrero Hill Shooting Victim Declines To Give Statement

At 2:35am on Sunday morning, police from Bayview Station responded to the 700 block of Missouri Street, where they found a 26-year-old man who was suffering from non-life-threatening wounds.

The man, who refused to give a statement to police, was hospitalized for treatment.

Man Shot In Leg, Transports Himself To Hospital

About an hour earlier, near 6th Street and Ahern Way in the SoMa district at 1:35am, a 27-year-old man was “walking down the street when he heard gunshots and then noticed he had been shot,” police reported.

The victim was able to transport himself to a hospital, where he was treated for his injuries.

Saturday, September 2

Three Wounded In Mission Drive-By

On Saturday, two 17-year-olds and a 20-year-old, all male, were standing with a group near the intersection of Rosa Parks Lane and Guerrero Street in the Mission when a group of suspects “drove by and shot at the group” around 11:33pm.

The vehicle, which was not described, fled the scene; all of the victims were transported to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Man Shot In Leg While Standing With Friends

At 10pm on Saturday near Missouri and Watchman streets in the Bayview, a 28-year-old man who was standing with a group of friends “heard four gunshots,” then fell to the ground after he realized that he’d been wounded in the leg.

A friend of the victim drove him to San Francisco General Hospital, where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Man Injured In Drive-By Shooting On Mission St.

At 2:55am on Saturday, a 21-year-old man and a 20-year-old victim whose gender is unknown were walking on the 2100 block of Mission street when a car pulled up next to them and a suspect opened fire.

The man was was wounded and taken to a hospital for treatment.

Anyone who has information about any of these incidents is encouraged to contact SFPD via the department's anonymous tip line at 415-575-4444, or text TIP411 with "SFPD" at the start of the message.

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8 injured in shootings over labor day weekend