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.

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The victim was taken to Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. As of Friday, police said the victim was listed in stable condition.

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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.

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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 Tips can be sent anonymously by emailing