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An 18-year-old man was fatally shot in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood on Thursday afternoon, police said today.

Police were told that a gunshot victim came into San Francisco General Hospital around 3 p.m. and officers then found evidence of a shooting at Girard Street and Wilde Avenue.


Karl Mitchell, 18, fatally shot in Visitacion Valley [Ex]

The victim later died at the hospital, police spokesman Officer Albie Esparza said.

He has been identified by the medical examiner’s office as Karl Mitchell, a Pittsburg resident.

No arrests had been made in connection with the shooting and no suspect information was immediately available this morning, Esparza said.

Dan McMenamin, Bay City News

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