Man Fatally Shot in Bayview District

A man fatally shot in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Wednesday morning has been identified by the medical examiner’s office as 23-year-old German Blanco.

The shooting was reported at 8:58 a.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of Paul Avenue west of Third Street, police said.

Officers found Blanco, a San Francisco resident, who had been shot. He was taken to San Francisco General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, according to police.

No arrests had been made in the case as of this morning, but police are seeking a man in his mid 20s and a silver SUV in connection with the shooting.

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

Dan McMenamin, Bay City News

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