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San Diego police say 400-pound bearded woman stabbed man

A man was stabbed by a 400-pound, bearded woman soon after asking a group of people for a cigarette in San Diego’s East Village on Wednesday night, police said.

The 39-year-old man walked up to the group at about 7:40 p.m., San Diego Police Officer Robert Heims said. After the man asked for the cigarette, a woman walked up to him, told him to get away from her things and stabbed him in the neck, police said.

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The man, whose injury was not life-threatending, was taken to a hospital.

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The assailant ran away heading south on Park. She was described as white and about 400 pounds with a beard, police said. She was wearing a white shirt and jeans.

lyndsay.winkley@sduniontribune.com

Lyndsay Winkley writes for the San Diego Union-Tribune.

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