SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) – An Asian man was stabbed multiple times late on Saturday night when he was attacked and robbed in San Francisco’s Bayview neighborhood, according to the San Francisco Police Department.

The 53-year-old victim told police he was on Exeter Street when the suspect appeared behind him around 10:30 p.m., asked for money and took out a knife.

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Then he was stabbed and the suspect stole a backpack, got into a car and, according to police, escaped.

When they arrived at the scene, police said the victim had “suffered from multiple stab wounds”.

Police say at the time there is no evidence that the crime was racially motivated.

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Anyone with information is asked to call the SFPD Tip Line at 1-415-575-4444 or send a tip to TIP411 and begin the text message with SFPD.

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