sfpd_arrestcuffs.jpgSan Francisco police on Monday made an arrest in a shooting that critically injured a man in the city’s Bayview District last month.

The shooting was reported shortly before midnight on April 21 near the intersection of Third Street and Galvez Avenue, according to police.

The 42-year-old victim was shot multiple times and was taken to San Francisco General Hospital to be treated for his injuries, which were considered life-threatening, police said. An update on his condition was not available today.

The suspect in the shooting was known to the victim and officers at the department’s Bayview Station were given a description of him.

At about 2:30 p.m. Monday, an officer spotted the suspect riding a bicycle near the intersection of Third Street and Newcomb Avenue and arrested him without incident, police said.

The suspect, whose name was not immediately being released, was booked into jail on suspicion of attempted murder, according to police.

Dan McMenamin, Bay City News

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