Watch CBS News

3 Injured In Separate Stabbings In San Francisco SoMa, Portola Neighborhoods

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) -- Police in San Francisco are investigating two separate stabbings that injured three people Tuesday.

According to police, the first stabbing happened around 4:35 p.m. in the 400 block of Minna Street in the city's South of Market neighborhood.

There, they learned a suspect and victim had gotten into an argument that turned physical. The suspect then pulled out a knife and stabbed the first victim, as well as a second one, police said.

The victims, a 40-year-old man and a 49-year-old woman, were both hospitalized with injuries not considered life-threatening.

Officers were able to arrest the suspect, a 36-year-old man. Police did not release his name.

The second stabbing happened around 10:05 p.m. in the 100 block of Colby Street it the city's Portola neighborhood, police said.

There, a suspect and victim got into a fight, which escalated with the suspect stabbing the victim, a 22-year-old man. The victim was taken to the hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening, according to police.

Officers were able to arrest the suspect, a 21-year-old man. Police also did not release his name.


View CBS News In
CBS News App Open
Chrome Safari Continue
Be the first to know
Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting.