Barricaded suspect involved in stabbing taken into custody in SF

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — A suspect who barricaded themselves after being involved in a stabbing Friday afternoon has been taken into custody, according to the San Francisco Police Department. SFPD officers responded to the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital at around 10:10 a.m. Friday on a report of someone who came in with a knife wound.

Officers arrived on the scene and met an adult patient who told them they had visited someone they knew in the area of Hawes Street and Revere Avenue. During the visit, police said, an altercation occurred that resulted in the suspect stabbing the victim.

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The victim fled the scene and was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Officers responded to the location and Hawes and Revere and made contact with the suspect. The suspect failed to comply and barricaded themselves, according to police.

Additional SFPD resources were summoned to the scene, including the Crisis/Hostage Negotiation Team and Tactical Units. The suspect was taken into custody by SFPD units at around 1:30 p.m., police said.

Due to the active nature of the investigation, SFPD is not releasing the suspect’s identity or changes. Officers remained on the scene to secure and process the crime scene.

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