PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE
March 04, 2005
Subject: Arrest In 18th Ave/ Ortega Homicide
The U. S. Marshals Service arrested a suspect today, March 4, in the shooting death of Christine Chan, 22, of Daly City, and the non-fatal shooting of Chan’s companion, George Tang, 22, of San Francisco, that occurred on March 1 on the 1800 block of 18th Avenue. Chad Dias, 20, of Richmond, California, was taken into custody outside his residence in Richmond at about
1:00 P.M. Homicide inspectors identified Dias as the suspect after conducting a thorough investigation.
Chad remains in custody in Richmond where he has been charged with one count of murder and one count of attempted murder.
For more information, please contact:
Public Affairs Office
850 Bryant Street, Room 549, San Francisco, CA. 94103
Tel (415) 553-1651 / Fax (415) 553-9229