Asian Male and Female Are in Critical Condition After Dispute
July 2, 2021
CHINATOWN, San Francisco—Authorities are investigating an incident on Thursday, July 1, that left a man and a woman with life-threatening injuries.
According to KPIX5, police officers responded to a report of a fight on the 700 block of Jackson Street around 10 a.m. Upon arriving, officers found an adult male in his 40s on the sidewalk in front of a building.
The male was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, however, authorities did not describe the nature of his injuries. Officers then continued upstairs to an apartment where the fight was originally reported. There, officers found a 50-year-old woman suffering from multiple stab wounds, reports KPIX5.
According to the World Journal, the dispute started over a rental agreement. Apparently, the male stabbed the female multiple times, and either the male fell off or jumped out of the window.
A witness by the name of Ms. Li—who works at a clothing store where the man fell, told World Journal that she heard the sounds of someone falling on the ground.