Charges Filed in Shooting of San Francisco Teen

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 12, 2011

CONTACT: Erica Terry Derryck, DA Gascón’s Office, (415) 553-1167
ADA Seth Steward, DA Gascón’s Office, (415) 553-1014

CHARGES FILED IN SHOOTING OF SAN FRANCISCO TEEN

SAN FRANCISCO – District Attorney George Gascón announced today the charging of a 15-year-old individual in the shooting death of a San Francisco teenager that took place on April 10, 2011 in a home in the 2100 block of Quesada Avenue.

The 15-year-old is charged with one count of murder in violation of Penal Code Section 187, one count of attempted arson in violation of Penal Code Section 455 and one count of use of an incendiary device in violation of Penal Code Section 453. The matter involving this 15-year-old will be heard at the Youth Guidance Center on April 13, 2011 in Department 4 at 9 am.

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