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Elderly woman slashed in hand trying to break up brawl

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A 79-year-old woman was one of two people stabbed during a brawl in Visitacion Valley late Sunday, police said.

A 19-year-old man knifed a 22-year-old in the head and knee after an argument turned violent in the 200 block of Hahn Street, near the Sunnydale housing projects, police said.

The elderly woman was sliced in the hand after trying to break up the fight around 11:45 p.m., police said.

Both victims were in stable condition Monday. The 19-year-old suspect fled the scene. There has been no arrest, police said.

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