SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – Police in South San Francisco are searching for an attempted murder suspect after a man was found shot following an apparent altercation late Thursday night.
Around 10:50 p.m., officers responded to the 200 block of South Airport Boulevard after the victim was found on the sidewalk. When police arrived, they found the victim, who suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen.READ MORE: Hercules Neighborhood Put on Lockdown Due to Police Activity
The victim was taken to Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. As of Friday, police said the victim was listed in stable condition.READ MORE: 'We Need To Turn Things Around' – 2021 San Francisco Crime Statistics Show Sharp Rise In Gun Violence
According to a preliminary investigation, police said the shooting likely followed an altercation at a nearby homeless encampment.
A description of the suspect was not immediately available.MORE NEWS: San Francisco Supervisors Advance Resolution Apologizing To Chinese Community Over Past Atrocities
Police said anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the department by calling 650-877-8900 or the department’s Criminal Investigations Unit by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Tips can be sent anonymously by emailing email@example.com.