SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A woman armed with a machete attacked another woman during an argument Monday afternoon in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood, sending the victim to the hospital, police said.
Around 4:25 p.m., officers responded to a report of a stabbing in the 400 block of Turk Street.READ MORE: 'Let it Glow' SF Lights Up San Francisco To Revive Pandemic-Stricken Downtown
There, officers learned that the 55-year-old victim was sitting on the sidewalk when the suspect, a 56-year-old woman, approached her. When the two women began arguing, the suspect pulled out a machete and cut the victim, according to police.
The suspect then fled east on Turk Street.READ MORE: Officials: Marin County Parents Knowingly Sent Child To School With COVID; 75 Students Quarantined
The victim was taken to a hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening, police said.
Officers were able to eventually able to catch up with the suspect and arrested her. Police did not release her name.MORE NEWS: UPDATE: Alameda County Omicron Variant Outbreak Victims Attended Wisconsin Wedding Last Weekend
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