SF Police Release Photos Of Man Suspected Of Pouring Bleach On Woman

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Image 1 of 25 San Francisco police released photos of the man suspected of pouring bleach on a woman in the Tenderloin last month, causing her to lose her vision. San Francisco police released photos of the man suspected of pouring bleach on a woman in the Tenderloin last month, causing her to lose her vision. Photo: Handout / San Francisco Police Department / San Francisco Police Department Image 2 of 25 San Francisco police are seeking this man in a Tenderloin attack that blinded a woman. San Francisco police are seeking this man in a Tenderloin attack that blinded a woman. Photo: San Francisco Police Department / San Francisco Police Department Image 3 of 25 San Francisco police released photos of the man suspected of pouring bleach on a woman in the Tenderloin last month, causing her to lose her vision. San Francisco police released photos of the man suspected of pouring bleach on a woman in the Tenderloin last month, causing her to lose her vision. Photo: Handout / San Francisco Police Department / San Francisco Police Department Image 4 of 25 San Francisco police released photos of the man suspected of pouring bleach on a woman in the Tenderloin last month, causing her to lose her vision. San Francisco police released photos of the man suspected of pouring bleach on a woman in the Tenderloin last month, causing her to lose her vision. Photo: Handout / San Francisco Police Department / San Francisco Police Department Image 5 of 25

Click through to see violent crimes reported by Bay Area cities in 2016, starting with the cities that reported the highest incidents of violent crime. Statistics from the FBI Uniform Crime Report for 2016.

Click through to see violent crimes reported by Bay Area cities in 2016, starting with the cities that reported the highest incidents of violent crime. Statistics from the FBI Uniform Crime Report for 2016.

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Fairfield

Population: 114,521

Violent crime: 476

Fairfield

Population: 114,521

Violent crime: 476

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Concord

Population: 129,903

Violent crime: 447

Concord

Population: 129,903

Violent crime: 447

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Berkeley

Population: 122,651

Violent crime: 602

Berkeley

Population: 122,651

Violent crime: 602

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Hayward

Population: 161,122

Violent crime: 631

Hayward

Population: 161,122

Violent crime: 631

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Santa Rosa

Population: 176,383

Violent crime: 658

Santa Rosa

Population: 176,383

Violent crime: 658

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Antioch

Population: 112,090

Violent crime: 760

Antioch

Population: 112,090

Violent crime: 760

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Vallejo

Population: 122,293

Violent crime: 1,053

Vallejo

Population: 122,293

Violent crime: 1,053

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San Jose

Population: 1,041,844

Violent crime: 3,887

San Jose

Population: 1,041,844

Violent crime: 3,887

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Oakland

Population: 424,998

Violent crime: 6,059

Oakland

Population: 424,998

Violent crime: 6,059

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San Francisco

Population: 871,155

Violent crime: 6,190

San Francisco

Population: 871,155

Violent crime: 6,190

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Orinda

Population: 19,585

Violent crime: 10

Orinda

Population: 19,585

Violent crime: 10

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Mill Valley

Population: 14,491

Violent crime: 9

Mill Valley

Population: 14,491

Violent crime: 9

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Atherton

Population:7,218

Violent crime: 3

Atherton

Population:7,218

Violent crime: 3

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Hillsborough

Population: 11,575

Violent crime: 9

Hillsborough

Population: 11,575

Violent crime: 9

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Los Altos

Population: 31,000

Violent crime: 13

Los Altos

Population: 31,000

Violent crime: 13

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Los Altos Hills

Population: 8,495

Violent crime: 6

Los Altos Hills

Population: 8,495

Violent crime: 6

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Kensington

Population: 5,364

Violent crime: 3

Kensington

Population: 5,364

Violent crime: 3

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Belvedere

Population: 2,131

Violent crime: 1

Belvedere

Population: 2,131

Violent crime: 1

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Monte Sereno

Population: 3,591

Violent crime: 0

Monte Sereno

Population: 3,591

Violent crime: 0

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Ross

Population: 2,492

Violent crime: 1

Ross

Population: 2,492

Violent crime: 1

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San Francisco investigators have released photos of the man suspected of blinding a woman in a vicious bleach attack in the Tenderloin last month.

The 53-year-old woman told police officers that she was standing on Mason Street between Turk and Eddy streets about 7:30 p.m. on July 30 when the assailant approached her and told her to leave.

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He left for a short period, returned with a cup of bleach in hand and poured it on the woman, police said. The attacker was seen fleeing the area on a red mountain bike in the direction of the Powell Street BART Station.

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The woman lost her vision and was rushed to a hospital, police said. They have not specified whether her blindness is permanent.

The victim told investigators that she did not know the attacker.

Anyone with information may leave a confidential tip at (415) 575-4444 or text one to TIP411. Police asked that tipsters reference the case number 170-619-971.

Kimberly Veklerov is a San Francisco Chronicle staff writer. Email: kveklerov@sfchronicle.com Twitter: @kveklerov


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