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Shovel attack ends in fatal stabbing

Friday, January 21, 2011
Police are investigating a deadly fight between a man with a shovel and another with a knife.

(KGO Photo)

San Francisco police are investigating a deadly fight between a man with a shovel and another with a knife near Fillmore and Page streets Friday morning.

Witnesses say the two men were in a heated argument around 11 a.m. when one of them began beating the other with a shovel. Then, the man being hit pulled out a knife and stabbed the man with the shovel to death.

The shovel victim was taken to the hospital.

Police say there is a homicide investigation underway.

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