Teenage boy walking with girl in S.F.'s Excelsior is stabbed to death
Henry K. Lee, Chronicle Staff Writer
Thursday, July 31, 2008
(07-31) 09:46 PDT SAN FRANCISCO -- A teenage boy was stabbed to death early today in San Francisco's Excelsior district, police said.
The victim was walking with a girl about 1:30 a.m. when they were confronted by four teenage boys at Lisbon Street and Persia Avenue, police said.
The girl told her friend to run, authorities said. One of the assailants demanded money from the girl, who pushed her attacker away.
The group fled, but the girl found her friend about a block away near Persia and Madrid Street, suffering from stab wounds. He was pronounced dead at San Francisco General Hospital. His name has not been released.
No detailed description of the assailants was immediately available. No arrests have been made.