Shooting leaves 1 dead, 1 injured in San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury neighborhood

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SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KRON) — One person died and another was injured in a shooting in San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury neighborhood on Thursday afternoon, according to police.

Around 1 p.m., officers responded to the 1400 block of Haight.

Officer Robert Rueca says that two men were found suffering gunshot wounds and received medical attention.

One victim was taken to the hospital. His current condition is unknown at this time.

The second victim was pronounced dead on the scene.

Multiple witnesses say a number of gunshots were fired.

Police are working to determine a motive and what led up to this shooting at this time.

There is currently no suspect description, according to authorities.

Police ask you to contact them if you have any information.

Haight Street between Masonic Avenue and Ashbury Street have been reopened.

Police remain on the scene as they wrap up their investigation.

Supervisor Dean Preston posted to Twitter saying:

We extend our deepest condolences to the victims, their loved ones, and the community. We encourage anyone who needs support to reach out to our office and we can connect you to resources. We will update as additional information becomes public.

Check back for updates.

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