SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — An attack in downtown San Francisco on Wednesday afternoon left a man with life-threatening injuries, police said.

Around 4:15 p.m., officers responded to a report of an assault near the corner of Geary and Mason streets, just a block away from Union Square.

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There, officers learned the attack began when the victim bumped into the suspect. The suspect then struck the victim multiple times, according to police.

The 32-year-old victim was taken to the hospital for his critical injuries, police said.

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No arrest has been made in the assault. Anyone with information about the assault is encouraged to contact the Police Department’s anonymous tip line at (415) 575-4444 or to send a tip by text message to TIP411 with “SFPD” at the start of the message.


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