San Francisco Police Arrest Attempted Homicide Suspect 21-150

On Tuesday August 3, 2021, at approximately 6:39p.m., San Francisco Police officers from Bayview Station responded to the area of Bacon Street and Bayshore Boulevard for a report of a shooting. While responding to the call officers were advised that a shooting victim was privately transported to a local hospital. The victim, a 34-year-old male, was admitted with life-threatening injuries. Responding officers located a crime scene consistent with a shooting incident at Bacon Street and Bayshore Boulevard.

Officers spoke with the victim’s friend who told officers that the two of them were in a vehicle stopped at a stoplight when they heard gunfire coming from the vehicle in front of them. The victim was struck by the gunfire. The victim’s friend drove to a nearby hospital for treatment.

Investigators from the SFPD Night Investigations Unit led the investigation. Investigators obtained a photo of the vehicle and identified the suspect as 60-year-old Albert Grigsby of San Francisco. On August 3, 2021, an SFPD officer from Southern Station was working in the area of 3rd Street and Carroll Avenue when he observed the suspect vehicle. The officer conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle and identified the driver as Grigsby. Grigsby was taken into custody without incident.

Grigsby was later transported to San Francisco County Jail where he was booked on charges of attempted murder (664/187 PC), assault with a firearm (245(b) PC), possession of a firearm by a prohibited person (29800(a) PC), carrying a concealed firearm (25400(a)(1) PC), and carrying a concealed firearm in public (25850(a) PC).

While an arrest has been made this remains an open investigation. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the SFPD via the SFPD 24-hour-tip line at 1-415-575-4444, or Text a Tip to TIP411 and begin the message with SFPD. You may remain anonymous.

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