A man was cut in a knife fight outside a discount store in Berkeley on Wednesday afternoon, a Berkeley police lieutenant said.
The 49ers released the cornerback Thursday after he spent eight seasons with the team. The 30-year-old Spencer started every game in 2009 and 2010 but appeared in only nine games with no starts for coach Jim Harbaugh and the NFC West champions last season.
One woman was arrested and three others remain outstanding after they allegedly went into a San Francisco beauty supply store, cut hair weaves from a display case and then fled on Wednesday evening, a police spokesman said.
Gov. Jerry Brown has canceled plans for a new $356 million death row complex at San Quentin State Prison. Brown said on Thursday that the state cannot justify the expense at a time of massive cuts to education and other essential services.
Caleb Colmenero got his hand stuck in the bed of his father’s pickup Tuesday. His dad tried using dish soap to free him, but ended up calling for backup.