SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – A man was arrested in San Francisco’s Sunset District on Monday afternoon after he allegedly struck another man with an ax during an argument, police said Tuesday.
The 47-year-old suspect allegedly struck another man during an argument in the 1500 block of 48th Avenue shortly before 2 p.m., police said.READ MORE: UPDATE: Police Shoot, Kill Armed Suspect Outside San Francisco Airport International Terminal; Bullet Hits Bystander
The suspect then retreated into a house and refused to come out.
Police responded to the area and shut down surrounding streets before the suspect came out of the house and was taken into custody.READ MORE: Santa Rosa Hostage Standoff Ends; Knife-Wielding Suspect Arrested; Victims Including Small Child Unharmed
The victim was taken to a hospital but is expected to survive his injuries, police said.
The suspect’s identity was not immediately released.MORE NEWS: Thick Fog Bank Blankets San Francisco, North Bay Valleys
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