San Francisco Chronicle
By Demian Bulwa and Marisa Lagos, Chronicle Staff Writer
Two men died -- one after being shot by police and another after being stabbed in his apartment -- in the South of Market neighborhood this morning in possibly connected incidents.
The man killed by police was shot around 4:30 a.m. after he came toward two officers wielding two large butcher knives, said Sgt. Neville Gittens. The other victim, a man who lived at a low-income housing building about a block away, was stabbed in his studio apartment around 4 a.m., according to the building's owner and police.
The Medical Examiner's office has not yet released the identity of the man who was shot, pending notification of his family.
SF police shoot man wielding 2 butcher knives