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Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Mom, 36, Daughter, 23, Have Knife Fight

Posted By on Wed, May 5, 2010 at 6:15 PM

Oi! That's my cell phone!
  • Oi! That's my cell phone!
A 36-year-old Bernal Heights mother and her 23-year-old daughter -- yes, those are the correct ages -- probably have many interesting stories to tell.

Being separated by the cops after engaging in a broad daylight knife fight may or may not be one of them.

Police yesterday responded in numbers at 8:46 a.m. to the 600 block of Alemany after the mother and daughter grew testy.

According to a police report that is spartan in detail -- but includes some intriguing ones -- the young women's tête-à-tête was initiated with a dispute "about a cell phone." This led to a physical confrontation and culminated with mom pulling a knife on her daughter.

The two then placed each other under citizens arrest -- which is not always the next step after a knife comes out. The familiy members were both cited for battery, brandishing, and vandalism and released.

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Joe Eskenazi

Joe Eskenazi

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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