December 6, 2023
A San Diego Police cruiser. Picture by Chris Stone

A lady was critically injured within the head early Tuesday morning when she was attacked in a Metropolis Heights park by a person wielding a sword, police stated.

Simply earlier than 2 a.m., San Diego Cops responded to a Starbucks espresso store within the 3800 block of Fairmount Avenue the place a closely bleeding lady was banging on the door, based on Officer Sarah Foster.

The sufferer stated she was hit on the pinnacle with a sword whereas at a picnic desk in Officer Jeremy Henwood Memorial Park on Wightman Road, the officer stated. The suspect fled the world in an unknown path.

The injured individual was rushed to Scripps Mercy Hospital. Police stated her massive head wound was being handled and was believed to be non-life-threatening.

Metropolis Information Service contributed to this text.