911 Call Regarding an Aggravated Assault Leads to an Officer-Involved Shooting Fatality 22-067

On May 19th, 2022 at approximately 7:48 p.m., San Francisco police officers responded to Mariposa St and Owens Street regarding an aggravated assault in progress. Officers arrived on scene and located two males in the area. During this contact, an officer-involved shooting occurred. Officers rendered aid to the two males and summoned medics to the scene. Medics declared one male deceased at the scene, and transported one male to Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center with life-threatening injuries. The male succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the hospital.  

This incident is being investigated by the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office; the San Francisco Police Department Investigative Services Division (ISD); the SFPD Internal Affairs Division (IAD); the Department of Police Accountability (DPA); and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME).  

Additional information will be released as it becomes available. As part of SFPD’s commitment to transparency and accountability, a town hall meeting regarding this officer-involved shooting will be held within ten days. 

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