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1:18 PM: A man fatally shot in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood early this morning has been identified as 26-year-old Blair Henderson, according to the medical examiner’s office.

Officers responded to the area of Second and Minna streets at about 2:30 a.m. and found four people suffering from gunshot wounds, San Francisco police Officer Boaz Mariles said.

Henderson, a San Francisco resident, died from injuries sustained in the shooting, and the other three were transported to a hospital with life-threatening injuries, according to Mariles.

The shooting remains under investigation.

5:36 AM: One person was killed and three people suffered life-threatening injuries this morning in a shooting in San Francisco’s South of Market District, according to a police spokesman.

At 2:27 a.m., police received reports of shots fired near the intersection of Second and Minna streets, San Francisco police Officer Boaz Mariles said.

Upon arrival, officers found four victims suffering from gunshot wounds, he said. One victim’s injuries were fatal, and the others were in life-threatening condition as of 5:30 a.m. today.

Police did not have suspect descriptions and had not made any arrests this morning.

Officers from the homicide unit and gang task force were investigating the incident, according to Mariles.

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  • PhilD

    Is there some rule of journalism where you can’t describe the people who were shot? We’re these 4 homeless people or 4 businessmen? Who is Blair Henderson? What does he do? Where does he live?

  • Eve Batey

    Reporters can only report what they can find out, PhilD. We publish a stories with the facts that we have at the moment, and update later when more becomes available. But there isn’t some mysterious bank of facts that only journalists can access!