SFPD Arrests Lewd Acts Suspect 24-005

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On January 23, 2024, at approximately 8:47 a.m., San Francisco Police officers from Richmond Station responded to a call of a suspicious vehicle in the area of Geary Boulevard and 31st Avenue. Officers detained the occupant of the vehicle for further investigation. 

Officers arrived on scene and met with the reporting party who stated that an adult male was making lewd gestures near a school. Officers met with three female victims, two adults, and one juvenile, who described numerous prior occasions where the adult male had behaved inappropriately near the area of a school. 

Officers placed the adult male suspect under arrest.  

During the arrest, a loaded firearm and additional magazines were recovered from the vehicle. 

The suspect was booked at San Francisco County Jail on charges of carrying a concealed firearm in a vehicle (25400(a)(1) PC), carrying a loaded firearm in a vehicle (25850(a) PC), possession of a firearm within 1,000 feet of a school (626.9(b) PC), indecent exposure (314.1 PC), annoying or molesting a person under the age of 18 (647.6 (a)(1) PC), resisting arrest (148(a)(1) PC), destroying or concealing evidence (135 (PC)) and willfully causing or permitting a child to suffer (273a (b) PC). 

While multiple victims have been identified in this particular case, if you believe you have been a victim of the suspect’s crimes, please contact the SFPD Special Victim’s Unit at 1-415-553-9225

While an arrest has been made this remains an open and active investigation. Anyone with information 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 Case# 240-049-319

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