SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – Police in San Francisco are searching for a man suspected of stabbing another man in an unprovoked attack near UN Plaza last month.
According to officers, the 31-year-old victim was with a friend and his co-worker near 7th and Market Streets on February 13 around 1:15 p.m. He was then approached by the suspect, who stabbed him in the face.READ MORE: Bouncing Back? New Unemployment Claims In California Down Drastically
The suspect then ran off and was last seen running eastbound on Market towards 6th Street.READ MORE: San Jose Launches 'SJ Aspires' College Tuition Assistance Program For 700 Students
Police said the victim suffered a laceration to his face and was transported to the hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.
The suspect is described as a man between 30-40 years old, standing about 5’6″ tall, with a medium build. He was last seen wearing a black jacket a black hat and was holding a knife.MORE NEWS: COVID Reopening: 2021 Alameda County Fair To Proceed In October
Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the department’s tip line at 415-575-4444 or text “TIP411”, beginning the message with “SFPD”.