San Francisco Police Investigate Utah Street Homicide 22-070

On Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at approximately 4:07 a.m., San Francisco Police officers from Mission Station responded to the area of 16th and Utah Streets regarding a report of shots fired. Officers arrived on scene and located an armed security guard who was working in the area. Witnesses reported that the security guard, an adult male, was patrolling the area when he was confronted by an unknown adult male subject. Witnesses said the subject charged at the security guard with a knife. It was at that moment that the security guard shot the subject with his firearm. Medics were summoned but, despite life-saving efforts, the subject was pronounced deceased at the scene. The security guard remained on scene and is cooperating with investigators.   

No arrests have been made. This is an open and active investigation. Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call the SFPD Tip Line at 1-415-575-4444 or Text a Tip to TIP411 and begin the text message with SFPD. You may remain anonymous.  

SFPD Incident # 220357637  

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