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Published on June 11, 2023
Suspect Identified in Mission District Mass Shooting at Block Party

San Francisco police have identified a person of interest, Javier Campos, in connection with a mass shooting that left nine people injured at a Mission District block party. According to authorities, Campos is associated with Sureño gang members and has multiple warrants related to firearms violations. The shooting took place at an event hosted by local clothing store Dying Breed, featuring live music and food. Some believe the incident may have been retaliation for a previous altercation during Carnaval weekend, though others dismissed this idea. In response to the shooting, the SFPD is set to increase its presence in the neighborhood. Continue reading on SFist →

Feature image of Mission Skateboards and Dying Breed storefront at 3045 24th St. via Google Street View.