Man seriously injured in Potrero Hill assault

A 45-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries when an argument turned physical and another man punched him in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill neighborhood early Wednesday morning, according to police.

The attack was reported at 1:11 a.m. in the area of 16th Street and San Bruno Avenue.

Following an argument, the suspect punched the victim and then fled on foot, police said.

The victim was taken to a hospital with injuries considered life-threatening. An update on his condition was not immediately available Wednesday morning.

The suspect, believed to be a man in his 30s, remains at large. Anyone with information about the case is encouraged to call the Police Department’s anonymous tip line at (415) 575-4444 or to send a tip by text message to TIP411 with “SFPD” in the message.

Untitled-1

Read more criminal justice news on the Crime Ink page in print. Follow us on Twitter: @sfcrimeink

San Francisco courts logjam update: Trials getting back on track

Public defender, supervisor continue fight to get jailed defendants their right to speedy justice

NBA fines Mavericks for bad behavior against the Warriors

What Golden State players, coaches and Dallas owner Mark Cuban had to say