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Francisco, I’m Elissa Harrington for KTVU Channel 2 News.

A fatal shooting took place on Friday in San Francisco’s Glen Park neighborhood, as reported by the San Francisco Police Department (SFPD).

The incident occurred following a standoff between the police and an armed suspect.

The suspect, whose identity has not been disclosed, was shot and killed by SFPD officers.

Witnesses in the area observed a heavy police presence for several hours as negotiations were underway.

The neighbors reported seeing tactical squads and rescue vehicles preparing for the operation.

According to the police, they believed the suspect was armed with a gun.

The incident took place on Bosworth Street near Glen Park.

Local residents expressed shock at the events that unfolded.

Some neighbors stated that they heard gunshots around 5:30 PM, while negotiations were still ongoing.

Shortly after the gunshots, the police fired a succession of quick and rapid shots, resulting in the suspect’s death.

One neighbor, McKellar McFarland, mentioned that the police were attempting to negotiate with an individual residing in an apartment above the Bosworth Market.

The SFPD had received reports of an armed person entering a home, prompting their response.

Officers used bullhorns to communicate with the barricaded suspect, employing both English and Spanish.

Throughout the standoff, police officers positioned themselves on rooftops and balconies, armed with rifles.

However, despite attempts at negotiation, the situation escalated, leading to the use of lethal force.

The neighbor’s accounts suggest that the gunfire erupted abruptly, leaving them startled and concerned for their safety.

After being shot, the suspect was immediately transported to the hospital but was pronounced dead upon arrival.

As a result of the ongoing investigation, Bosworth Street has been closed in the vicinity of Marcel E.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area until further notice.

The SFPD continues to investigate the circumstances surrounding the fatal shooting.

Details regarding the motive or any additional individuals involved have not been disclosed at this time.

The incident has left the community shaken, emphasizing the need for further dialogue and measures to address such incidents in the future.

This is Elissa Harrington reporting live from the scene for KTVU Channel 2 News in San Francisco.

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