SF: UPDATE: MAN SHOT IN NECK DURING TENDERLOIN DISPUTE EXPECTED TO SURVIVE
SAN FRANCISCO (BCN)
A 25-year-old San Francisco man is expected to survive after being shot in the neck early this morning during an argument over a woman, police said.
The shooting took place at about 2 a.m. in the 500 block of Leavenworth Street, in the city's Tenderloin district.
According to police spokesman Sgt. Wilfred Williams, the victim got into a dispute with another man over an ex-girlfriend, when the man shot him once in the neck.
The suspect, a 29-year-old city resident, fled on foot but was later arrested at his apartment by police, Williams said.
The victim was taken to San Francisco General Hospital with injuries that were not considered life threatening, according to Williams.