Tenderloin hatchet attack leaves man with life-threatening injuries

A man suffered life-threatening injuries in a hatchet attack in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood early this morning, according to police.

The 38-year-old man was walking home on Golden Gate Avenue at Jones Street around 1 a.m. when a man yelled at him and struck him with a hatchet, police said.

The suspect ran off in an unknown direction, and police did not release a description today. No arrest was reported as of this morning.

The victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

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