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20 May 2019 | 08:59 PM UTC

US: Reports of possible active shooter in San Francisco (California state) May 20

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Police responding to reports of possible active shooter in Petrero Hill area in San Francisco (California state) May 20; no immediate confirmation of shots fired or any associated casualties

TIMEFRAME expected from 5/20/2019, 12:00 AM until 5/20/2019, 11:59 PM (America/Los_Angeles). COUNTRY/REGION San Francisco


Police are responding to reports of an active shooter in San Francisco's Petrero Hill area (California state) on Monday afternoon (local time), May 20. Authorities have advised individuals to avoid the vicinity of the intersection of Rhode Island and 16th Streets until further notice. Police did not immediately confirm if shots had been fired or if there are any associated casualties.

A heightened security presence and localized transportation disruptions are to be expected in Petrero Hill over the coming hours. Further details are still emerging. Avoid the affected area.  


Individuals in San Francisco (California state) are advised to monitor developments, avoid the affected area, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.


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