A man in his 50s or 60s is suffering a life-threatening head injury after he was brutally attacked in the city's North Beach neighborhood early this morning.
Officer Gordon Shyy says the assault happened at about 12:15 a.m. at 968 Columbus Avenue near the Capital Group Inc. When police arrived, they found the victim unconscious and "not breathing."
The victim was taken to San Francisco General Hospital where he's clinging to life, Shyy said.
No arrests have been made, and police said the suspect was only described as a white male. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to cal the Department's anonymous tip line at (415) 575-4444 or send a tip by text message to TIP411.