Authorities negotiating with barricaded suspect in San Francisco

Bay Area

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) – Authorities are on the scene of a barricaded suspect situation in San Francisco Tuesday morning.

According to police, officers responded to the 500 block of Jones Street around 6:36 a.m. after someone reported a person with a knife.

Officers contacted the suspect at the scene, and an officer-involved shooting occurred, police said.

The suspect then ran away into a building on the 300 block of Ellis Street, where tactical units and crisis/hostage negotiations team continue to communicate with the suspect, officials said.

“We are in communication with the subject and are trying to attain a peaceful resolution,” SFPD tweeted.

No information on whether or not the suspect is injured was immediately available.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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