SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – A man was shot while waiting for a friend near San Francisco State University on Wednesday night, San Francisco police said.

The shooting was reported at about 9:20 p.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of Arballo Drive.

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The 25-year-old victim was approached by a suspect who shot him in the leg. He was taken to a hospital and is expected to survive, according to police.

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The suspect fled and remained at large this morning. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Police Department’s anonymous tip line at (415) 575-4444 or send a tip by text message to TIP411.

 

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