Man Injured In Tenderloin Shooting

A man was shot in the leg in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood on Tuesday night, police said today.

The shooting was reported at 9:02 p.m. near Eddy and Larkin streets.

The victim, a man in his 30s, was standing on the sidewalk when a suspect pulled out a handgun and fired at him, according to police.

The suspect then ran to a car and fled east on Eddy Street, police said.

The victim was treated at San Francisco General Hospital for his injuries, which were not life-threatening.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Police Department’s anonymous tip line at (415) 575-4444 or send a tip by text message to TIP411 with “SFPD” in the message.

Dan McMenamin, Bay City News

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