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Thursday, December 10, 2009

Breaking: Muni Suspect Bobby Brown to Be Charged in Fifth Stabbing

Posted By on Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 2:30 PM

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The District Attorney's office this afternoon revealed that Bobby Brown, the 30-year-old homeless man charged in several high-profile San Francisco stabbings, will be charged in a fifth case.

In keeping with his pattern of allegedly attacking women and children, Brown is accused of knifing a 40-year-old woman on an N-Judah train at around 6:10 p.m. on May 12. The victim's wounds were described as "non-life-threatening."

Brown was already facing a possible jail term of 72 years if found guilty of the four other stabbing cases he was charged with on Dec. 3. More as we know more.

Photo   |   Anna L. Conti



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Joe Eskenazi was born in San Francisco, raised in the Bay Area, and attended U.C. Berkeley. He never left. "Your humble narrator" was a staff writer and columnist for SF Weekly from 2007 to 2015. He resides in the Excelsior with his wife, 4.3 miles from his birthplace and 5,474 from hers.

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