S.F. police release photo of ‘person of interest’ in fatal shooting on Muni train

One person was killed and another injured Wednesday morning following a shooting inside a Muni train between Forest Hill and Castro stations in the system, District Seven Supervisor Myrna Melgar said on Twitter.

Melgar, citing information she received from the San Francisco Police Department, said the shooter got off the train at Castro Station and was still at large, but stressed that police were not dealing with the incident. like an active shooter situation.

“We have too many guns out there,” Melgar said in a follow-up tweet. “Too much.”

At around 9:56 a.m., San Francisco police responded to a report of a shooting at Muni Forest Hill station, but discovered on the spot that the train had already left and was headed for Castro station, according to police spokeswoman Allison Maxie.

Officers discovered the two victims at the Castro station. A 70-year-old man was taken to San Francisco General Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and a second victim, a 27-year-old man, died at the scene despite lifesaving measures taken by the San Francisco Fire Department, police said. .

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