SAN FRANCISCO—On Friday, March 25, the San Francisco Police Department released video footage of the British man who was fatally attacked on February 18. The SFPD Homicide Investigators are seeking the public’s help in obtaining information on the two suspects.
The San Francisco Medical Examiner confirmed to San Francisco News that the victim’s name is Paul Tam. On February 18, Tam and a female victim were attacked with a weapon during a street robbery that occurred around 8:30 p.m. on Post Street between Franklin and Gough Street. On March 24, Tam died from his injuries at the age of 48.
The video footage was released on the SFPD’s website for the purpose of helping identify the two suspects in the case. The first suspect is described as an adult black male, standing 5 feet and 10 inches tall, with a heavy build and was last seen wearing a dark hoodie and blue jeans. The other suspect is described as an adult black female, standing 5 feet and 10 inches tall, with long dreadlocks or braids in a ponytail.
Officer Carlos Manfredi told the San Francisco News that the San Francisco Police Officers Association and the SFPD’s Union, is offering a $5000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspects.
Anyone with information concerning the identity of the suspects can contact Sgt. Chris Canning and the Homicide Detail at 415-553-1145. If you wish to make a tip anonymously call the SFPD Tip Line at 415-575-4444 or text TIP411 and put “SFPD” at the start of the message.
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