Fatal stabbing in Western Addition,
shooting in Bayview
By Matt Wynkoop
July 29, 2007
One man is dead and another is in life threatening condition
following a stabbing in San Francisco's Western Addition and a
separate shooting in the Bayview District yesterday, a police
A 44-year-old man who was later taken into custody by police
allegedly stabbed a 54-year old man to death at around 7:33 p.m.
on Saturday near the intersection of Fillmore and Turk streets,
police Sgt. Steve Mannina said.
The incident occurred near a bench on the east side of Fillmore
Street, Mannina said. The suspect was taken to a local hospital
and is facing a medical evaluation.
Police are also investigating a shooting that was reported at
around 8:15 p.m. near the area of Whitney Young Circle in the
Bayview District, Mannina said. Responding officers located a
man who had been shot multiple times in a car near the intersection
of Cashmere Street and Hudson Avenue.
The victim was transported to San Francisco General Hospital
where he remains in life threatening condition tonight, Mannina
said. No suspects were taken into custody in connection with the
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