police-light-bar1.jpgA man was injured in a shooting in San Francisco’s Mission District on Friday evening, a police spokesman said today.

The shooting was reported at 5:15 p.m. near the intersection of 20th and Bryant streets, San Francisco police Officer Albie Esparza said.

Two suspects in the backseat of a car shot a man in his 20s who was in another car, Esparza said.

The victim was taken to a local hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening, he said.

No arrests have been made in connection with the shooting.

The suspect vehicle was described as a green compact car, Esparza said. Detailed descriptions of the suspects were not immediately available, he said.

The shooting is being investigated as possibly gang-related, Esparza said.

Anyone with information about the case is encouraged to call the Police Department’s anonymous tip line at (415) 575-4444 or text tips to TIP411.

Dan McMenamin, Bay City News

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