SAN FRANCISCO—Several officers were injured during an officer-involved shooting that transpired in the Ingleside District on Wednesday, March 21. According to the SFPD website, at 4:30 p.m. officers from the Ingleside Police Station arrived on the 200 block of Amazon Avenue regarding a report of a man with a gun.
The investigation led officers to a business on the corner of Geneva Avenue and London Street, where they made contact with several individuals. Gunfire was exchanged and one officer and five others (including the suspect) were struck. They were transported to Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (ZSFGH) to be treated for injuries sustained. Two people, including the suspect sustained life-threatening injuries. Three of those injured, including the SFPD officer, were listed in non-life threatening condition. Information regarding a sixth patient, a juvenile, is not being released due to confidentiality laws.
This is an active and ongoing investigation in the early stages. Investigations are being conducted by the San Francisco Police Department’s Homicide Detail, the San Francisco District Attorney’s Independent Investigations Bureau, the Department of Police Accountability and the SFPD Internal Affairs Division.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the SFPD 24 Hour Tip Line at (415) 575-4444 or Text-A-Tip to TIP411 and begin the text message with SFPD. Tipsters may remain anonymous. Additional details will be released as it becomes available. As part of our commitment towards transparency and accountability, a town hall meeting regarding this officer involved shooting will be held within 10 days.
Written By Casey Jacobs