Man arrested for fatal stabbing in Nob Hill

A 28-year-old man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly stabbing a man to death on Nob Hill early Wednesday morning, said San Francisco police.

Police found 55 year-old Bruce Sawyer, a San Francisco resident, laying on the ground with multiple stab wounds at around 3:49 a.m. near the intersection of Polk Street and Pacific Avenue.

Paramedics took him to San Francisco General Hospital for treatment where he died.

Later that same day, Marcus Price was arrested by Central Station investigators in the 1500 block of Vallejo Street and booked into San Francisco County Jail on suspicion of murder, assault with deadly weapon, mayhem and resisting arrest.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact the San Francisco Police Tip Line at (415) 575-4444 or text-a-tip to TIP411 and begin the text message with SFPD.

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