SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A 38-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the beating death of a man in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood, police said.
Sylvester Guard of San Francisco was arrested Sunday in the Tenderloin on suspicion of voluntary manslaughter.READ MORE: Scientists Question Future Of Lake Tahoe Clarity As Wildfires Worsen
Guard is accused of assaulting the victim, a 66-year-old man, with his fists in the 700 block of O’Farrell Street at about 1:20 p.m. Sunday, according to police.READ MORE: COVID: Hundreds Of East Bay Doctors Make Urgent Plea To Get Vaccinated - 'We Are Tired Of The Suffering'
The victim was taken to a hospital, where he died. His name was not immediately released by the medical examiner’s office.MORE NEWS: Videos, 911 Audio Released Of Fatal Fremont Police Shooting Of Attempted Homicide Suspect Kevin Johnston
The case remained under investigation and no further details are available.