SAN FRANCISCO—A shooting on Wednesday, March 21 ended with a suspect killed and four others injured. A San Francisco police officer was amongst the wounded during the incident that occurred inside a barbershop within the city’s Crocker-Amazon neighborhood. The victims are recovering at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital.
Though the officer involved has not been identified, officials have shared that he was shot in the leg, and remains in stable condition.
According to the San Francisco Police Department website, the shooter was identified as 21-year-old Jehad Eid, of Suisun. Eid was inside of the Amazon Barber Shop when he began shooting at officers outside of the establishment at the corner of London Street and Geneva Avenue.
Officers on duty received reports of an armed man in the 200 block of Amazon Avenue at approximately 4:30 p.m. According to reports, Vladimir Shtynberg, the owner of the barbershop, indicated that two of his brothers were injured during the shooting. The owners have stated that the suspect was not a regular at the shop.
Officials from the San Francisco Police Department have not yet disclosed a motive for the shooting. Eid was on probation for a 2015 armed robbery. He died of injuries he sustained at the hospital Wednesday evening.
The SFPD asks anyone with information regarding the incident to call their 24 Hour Tip Line at (415) 575-4444 or Text-A-Tip to TIP411 and begin the text message with SFPD.
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. Additional information will be released as it becomes available. As part of the SFPD’s commitment towards transparency and accountability, a town hall meeting regarding this officer involved shooting will be held within 10 days.