SFPD Seek Public's Help in Locating UK Tourist Homicide Suspects


On Thursday, February 18, 2016 at approximately 8:30 PM, a male and female victim were attacked during a street robbery on Post Street, between Franklin and Gough Street.  During the course of the robbery, the male victim was attacked with a weapon.  The two robbery suspects fled the scene on foot.

On Thursday, March, 24 2016, the victim succumbed to his injuries and died.  The victim was a 44 year old man who was a tourist from the United Kingdom.

Video evidence was recovered that captured the brutal murder. (Attached)

Preliminary suspect descriptions are:

  •  Black adult male approximately 5’10” with a heavy build last seen wearing a dark hoodie and blue jeans
  •  Black adult female approximately 5’4” with long dreadlocks or braids up in a ponytail.

SFPD Homicide Investigators are seeking the assistance of the public to identify the outstanding suspects. Please contact investigators if you were in the area of the crime near the time of the crime, observed any suspicious activity, or if you have information regarding the identity of the suspects.

Please contact Sgt. Chris Canning at the Homicide Detail during business hours at 415-553-1145, anonymously at the SFPD Tip Line at 415-575-4444 or tex-a-tip to TIP411 with SFPD at the start of the message.  



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