SF homicide victim identified as 27-year-old tech worker

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A woman who was found dead in a Presidio Heights apartment last week has been identified. 

Kimberly Wong, 27, of San Francisco, was found dead during a well-being check at an apartment on the 3200 block of Clay Street. 

The San Francisco Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has confirmed her identity. 

According to her LinkedIn profile, Wong was an employee at Plaid and worked as a product designer. 

The financial services company provided a statement on her passing, saying:

“We are devastated at the news of Kim’s passing. She was smart, talented, positive, and a valued member of our team who made an impact on everyone who worked with her. Our thoughts and deepest condolences go out to her family and her friends.”

The San Francisco Police Department is investigating Wong’s death as a homicide and is suspected to be a case of domestic violence. 


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