A 30-year-old woman was stabbed Wednesday night in the Tenderloin after attempting to mace her attacker during an argument, police said.
The woman was stabbed with a knife on Golden Gate Avenue between Hyde and Larkin streets at around 10:17 p.m.
Police said she tried to mace the suspect but missed.
The suspect fled the scene on foot.
The woman was taken to a local hospital and is expected to survive.
Police have not released a description of the suspect or made an arrest.