Albert Bartal Identified as Firefighter Run Over in Thanksgiving Attempted Homicide
|Suspect who ran down firefighter in the Richmond|
The Albert Bartal relief fund was established in the care of the San Francisco Police Credit Union. People can make a donation at SFPCU, 2550 Irving St., San Francisco, CA, 94122 (Account # 1379608).
Bartal was at the Shell gas station on Ninth Avenue and Geary Boulevard at about 2:45 a.m. on Thursday when the suspect struck him and drove away. Police released surveillance of the suspect, who had gotten into a fight with Bartal at a nearby Jack in the Box minutes before running his car over him. The suspect is described as a mixed-race or Latino male, 18 to 24 years old, with short black hair and a manicured beard.
Anyone with information about the suspect or the incident should contact police on the anonymous tip line at 575-4444 or through text message at TIP411.