Man Shot In Japantown Sunday Night

A man was shot in the hand in San Francisco’s Japantown neighborhood on Sunday night, police said today.

The shooting was reported at about 10:10 p.m. near Post and Buchanan streets.

The 32-year-old victim was approached by two male suspects who said something to him, then one of the suspects fired three shots, hitting him once in the hand, according to police.

The suspects fled in a silver sedan and remained at large this morning.

The victim went to a hospital to be treated for his injury.

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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