Man Arrested After Stabbing 94-Year-Old Asian Woman in SF

June 17, 2021

SAN FRANCISCO, California—Police have arrested a man suspected of stabbing a 94-year-old Asian woman on Wednesday, June 16 in San Francisco, according to ABC7 Bay Area.

Officers responded to reports of a stabbing around 10:15 a.m. in the 800 block of Post Street.

When they arrived, they found the 94-year-old victim suffering from multiple stab wounds. She was immediately taken to a local hospital where she is expected to survive, reports ABC7.

Around 11:45 a.m., authorities located the suspect they believe is responsible for the stabbing, 35-year-old Daniel Cauich, on the 1300 block of Clay Street. He was arrested and booked on the following charges:

  • Attempted homicide
  • Battery with serious injury
  • Elder abuse Committing a felony while on bail or OR release
  • Great bodily injury enhancement
  • Probation violation

The investigation remains active and, “at this point, the stabbing appears to be unprovoked,” police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the SFPD 24-hour Tip Line at 1-415-575-4444 or Text a Tip to TIP411 and begin the text message with SFPD. You may remain anonymous.

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