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Two injured in Excelsior drive-by

March 1, 2018 News

A 27-year-old man was shot multiple times in a drive-by shooting on Felton Street in the Excelsior District early this afternoon. A local resident heard gunshots at roughly 1:45 p.m. on the 1700 block of Felton Street. According to the Citizen crime-tracker app, San Francisco Police Department officers responded shortly after and located one victim, ...

Stolen SUV Suspect flees after deputy opens fire

February 1, 2018 News

A Hayward police officer opened fire after a male, suspected of stealing a black SUV, rammed into the officer. The suspect fled on foot, and it is unclear if he was injured. The deputy was left with minor injuries, according to Alameda Sheriff’s spokesman Sergeant R. Kelly. The incident occurred at Park Royale apartments on ...

School shooting in San Bernardino

April 10, 2017 News 1 Comment

A school shooting in San Bernardino Monday ended with two adults and one student dead, confirmed San Bernardino police chief. The shooting took place a short distance away from the location of the 2015 attack. Police Chief Jarrod Burguan tweeted that the classroom shooting at North Park Elementary School is believed to be a murder-suicide. ...

Man sustained non-fatal shot to head in Ingleside

May 7, 2014 News

A man was non-fatally shot in the head today while walking southbound on Ashton St., between Holloway Ave. and Head St. The suspect is still at large, and no description has been provided yet. The victim, who has not yet been identified is still conscious and has been transported to San Francisco General Hospital for ...

Man who allegedly shot SF State student released

May 7, 2014 News

A San Francisco resident booked on suspicion of the homicide of an SF State student was released from jail Tuesday, according to the San Francisco Sheriff’s Department. The door handle of the apartment where Stephen Guillermo was shot and killed Saturday, May 3. Photo by Jessica Christian / Xpress Amisi Sudi Kachepa, 68, surrendered to ...

SF State student shot to death in SOMA

May 5, 2014 News

An intoxicated SF State student was shot and killed early Saturday morning when he entered a third-floor unit, two floors beneath his apartment at Mission and Fifth Streets, according to the San Francisco Police Department. SFPD discovered Stephen Guillermo, who was scheduled to graduate at the end of this semester with a degree in international ...

Murder trial of SF State student could begin this year

March 27, 2014 News

The trial of a San Francisco man charged with murdering an SF State student last September could begin by the end of this year, prosecutors said Thursday. Nikhom Thephakaysone, 30, allegedly shot SF State sophomore Justin Valdez, 20, on Sept. 23, 2013, according to the San Francisco District Attorney’s office. A slender and inexpressive Thephakaysone appeared ...

BREAKING: One person injured in shooting on Brighton and Holloway

March 20, 2014 News

Police officers on the scene of the shooting at Brighton and Holloway. Lights are shining on the spot where the shooting took place. Photo by Jessica Christian / Xpress One person has been shot in the ankle in the Ingleside neighborhood, when shots were fired earlier this evening on Brighton and Holloway. According to KRON4, ...

Suspect in Justin Valdez shooting pleads not guilty

October 2, 2013

Nikhom Thephakaysone pled not guilty to three felony counts including the alleged murder of SF State sophomore Justin Valdez today at his arraignment. He is being detained without bail. SFPD arrested Thephakaysone, Sept. 24 in connection to a shooting that killed Valdez.  He also faces charges for assault with a deadly weapon and possession of an illegal ...

Suspect in Justin Valdez shooting faces murder charges

September 27, 2013 2 Comments

The alleged shooter of SF State sophomore Justin Valdez faces three felony charges including murder, and is being held without bail, the San Francisco District Attorney’s office announced today in a press release. Nikhom Thephakaysone, 30, is charged with murder, assault with a deadly weapon and possession of an illegal assault weapon. “Due to witnesses and ...

Alleged shooter of Justin Valdez also SF State student

September 26, 2013 1 Comment

SFPD announced the 30-year-old male suspect detained for charges of murder of SF State student Justin Valdez is also an SF State student, in a press conference today. Valdez, a 20-year-old SF State sophomore, was shot in the back of the head and killed as he got off the M-Oceanview train at Randolph and Bright Streets in ...

SF State student Justin Valdez shot and killed in Ingleside

September 25, 2013 5 Comments

UPDATE: Medical examiners have confirmed with Xpress the 20-year-old male victim was SF State sophomore Justin Valdez. San Francisco police have released footage of a homicide suspect taken prior to a shooting that left one man dead Monday. According to police, an unidentified 20-year-old male was shot in the back of the head Monday at 9:49 ...