Two Fatally Shot at Crocker Amazon Playground Identified

Two teenagers who were fatally shot Monday morning in a vehicle at Crocker Amazon Playground in the San Francisco’s Excelsior neighborhood have been identified.

According to the San Francisco medical examiner’s office, 19-year-old Donzel Gaines, of San Francisco, and 18-year-old Kenyatta Butler Jr., of San Leandro, were killed in the shooting.

San Francisco police spokesman Officer Albie Esparza said officers responded to a report of a double shooting in the 700 block of Moscow Street at 9:36 a.m. Monday.

Both victims appear to have been shot while sitting inside a vehicle and were pronounced dead at the scene, Esparza said.

Police have not released any suspect information or a possible motive for the shooting.

Hannah Albarazi, Bay City News

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