SFPD Homicide Investigators Make Arrest in West Point - Middle Point Homicide

On June 24, 2013, at 1:00 PM, a 19 male victim was sitting with a 17 year old female victim at a bus stop at Middle Point Road and West Point Road when they were shot. The male died from gunshot wounds. The female victim was rushed to the hospital and survived.

The subsequent police investigation led to the arrest of two suspects. San Francisco Police Homicide Investigators arrested Derrick Hunter, 20, of San Francisco and a 14 year old male juvenile, of San Francisco on June 25, 2013, in connection with the murder. Both suspects have been charged with murder.

The investigation was a coordinated effort of the Homicide Unit, Gang Task Force, the Criminal Investigations Unit and support from patrol officers at the Bayview District Police Station. Each of these units contributed a vital support role to a successful investigation and arrest.

The San Francisco Police Department is continuing to investigate what may have lead to the shooting or if anyone else was involved in the attack. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Inspector John Cagney, Inspector Tom Newland or Sergeant John Burke of the SFPD Homicide Detail at (415) 553-1145. Information can be given anonymously on the Anonymous Tip Line at (415) 575-4444. Messages can also be sent via mobile phone to Text a Tip at TIP411. Begin the text message with “SFPD”.

No booking photos will be released at this time.

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