The San Francisco Police Department said officers are looking for a suspect who has allegedly cut a man's hand with a sword during a Friday night disgrace. According to witnesses, the suspect had a red "Make America Great Again" hat.
The alleged event occurred shortly before. Friday near the church with 8 wheels, a popular roller coaster in the city's western addition. According to local news reports, the victim and the suspect had come to an oral dispute over the pro-trumpet, as well as the anti-gay veil that the suspect had allegedly shouted.
The victim tried to grab the hat when the prosecutor presumably claimed a sword and slashed the victim, San Francisco Chronicle first reported. KRON and KNTV also reported the incident.
After the attack, the victim made his way to the front doors of the 8-wheel church on the corner of Fillmore St. and Fell St. Police told the news reporters that the suspect fled on foot.
As of Sunday, the police still searched for the suspected and scolding video surveillance that may have been shooting the attack. Newsweek has reached the police authority to comment.
David Miles, who founded the runway, told Newsweek he did not see the incident, but ran outside to help the victim afterwards. He said he thought the victim was trying to chase the suspect after being cut, but stopped when he realized he was bleeding violently.
"I stood in the church and someone came running and said someone was hurt," Miles said. "I ran outside and saw the guy and he bleed. I mean, gushing so much that you wouldn't believe. In the process, they tell me what happened to him. We tried to stop the bleeding. The ambulance came and they took him hospital. "
The offense has been treated for life-threatening injuries, according to officials.
Miles said the suspect had hanged outside earlier in the evening and shouted at the customers.
"The guy with the MAGA hat had come to the door and harassed people and called them names, but he didn't come in," Miles said. "The people he called names ran into the church."
The founder, who goes by the name "Sk8father", sent pictures on Friday night of the bloody concrete outside the roller coaster on Facebook. The red MAGA hat is visible in the image.
From Sunday evening, the post had received almost 500 comments. A host of users suggested that the attack was a hoax, which Miles said, took him out of guard.
"It's really about …" he said. "There have been lots of comments." Sword Hat San Francisco 1