Man shot near grocery store in Balboa Park

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A man was shot near a grocery store in Balboa Park on Saturday evening. 

According to the San Francisco Police Department, just after 6 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 5900 block of Mission Street, in front of Safeway, due to a report of a shooting. 

On the scene, the police found a man with a gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. 

Police say that officers later located the suspect and he is now in custody. Anyone with more information about this incident is asked to contact SFPD at 415-575-4444 or text a tip to TIP411 to start a message with SFPD.

Safeway shared a comment on the matter:

We are troubled by this incident, which is under investigation by the San Francisco Police Department. We are fully cooperating with the police by offering any information that will assist with their investigation.