Skip to main content

Gunmen shoot man dead in Fillmore district as another slain in unrelated incident over weekend

An SFPD vehicle sits at the Mission Police Station in San Francisco. | Camille Cohen/The Standard

A man was shot and killed by multiple gunmen Saturday, and another man was killed in an unrelated incident Friday night, according to the San Francisco Police Department.

A 56-year-old San Francisco resident was killed Friday. Police officers discovered his body close to the San Francisco Public Library just before 10 p.m. He was possibly involved in a fight.

A male 37-year-old San Francisco resident was killed by multiple gunmen Saturday night. Just before 9 p.m., officers found "a lot of [bullet] casings" at the scene near Fulton and Webster streets in the Fillmore District.

Both incidents were reported on Twitter by SFPD's Investigations Deputy Chief Raj Vaswani. Homicide detectives are investigating both killings.