Details Scarce In “Suspicious” Mission District Death

San Francisco police are investigating a suspicious death in the city’s Mission District early Sunday morning.

The death was reported at 3:12 a.m. Sunday in the 1000 block of Capp Street, which is near 25th Street, according to police.

Investigators were not immediately releasing any details about the case except that the death is being considered suspicious, police spokesman Officer Gordon Shyy said.

The medical examiner’s office has identified the man who died as Juan Ortega, a 56-year-old San Francisco resident.

Dan McMenamin, Bay City News

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