Three arrested in Tenderloin stabbing

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Three people were arrested after a man was stabbed in San Francisco‚Äôs Tenderloin District on February 16. According to San Francisco Police Department, one suspect was arrested on February 19 and two others were taken into custody on Saturday. 

The stabbing incident occurred on the 300 block of Taylor Street where the victim said he was assaulted by unknown people. He went back to his hotel on the 500 block of Geary Street and called the police. 

SFPD said that the 41-year-old victim was treated at a local hospital for numerous stab wounds. 

Officers arrested a suspect on February 19 after receiving information. The first suspect was identified as Richard Rice, 19. He was booked into jail for charges including attempted murder and possession of methamphetamine.

On March 4, Niauni Hill, 26, and Navar Anderson, 24, were arrested on the 300 block of Ellis Street. Both were linked to the stabbing and charged with four counts of assault and deadly weapon. 


Charlene is a Bay Area journalist who hails from the small community of Fresno. Drawing from her experience writing for her college paper, Charlene continues to advocate for free press and local journalism. She also volunteers in all the beach cleanups she can because she loves the water.