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Suspect stabs man in Golden Gate Park

Lincoln Way and La Playa Street. | Photo: Google
By Walter Thompson - Published on May 29, 2018.

Police are seeking an unknown suspect who stabbed a man in Golden Gate Park late last Friday evening.

The attack took place just after 11 p.m. in the park near Lincoln Way and La Playa Street when the victim, a 45-year-old man, was walking with the suspect, a male in his thirties.

After the stabbing, the suspect fled in an unknown direction, and the victim ran to the home of a friend, who called 911. The victim was taken to a hospital with life-threatening wounds, and police are still seeking his assailant.

Anyone who has information about this incident is encouraged to contact SFPD via the department's anonymous tip line at 415-575-4444, or text TIP411 with "SFPD" at the start of the message.

Here’s why we usually don’t include suspect descriptions in crime reports.

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