A San Leandro man allegedly stabbed another man after first cursing him out during a confrontation on the 2000 block of Alvarado Street on Friday night.
In custody is Anthony Nunes, 24, who is alleged to have stabbed his 42-year-old victim in an incident that occurred at approximately 9:43 pm.
According to police, Nunes began yelling profanities at the victim while the victim was socializing with some friends on Alvarado Street.
Police say the victim confronted the suspect and a fight broke out.
During the fight, police say the suspect pulled out a pocket knife and stabbed the victim in the right hand.
The victim, who has not been named, was taken to a local hospital.
After stabbing the victim, police say Nunes was physically restrained by an onlooker until police arrived and took him into custody.
Nunes was also taken to a local hospital for injuries sustained during the fight. After being treated, he was jailed on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon.
Police say the knife used in the assault was recovered at the scene.
No further is available information at this time.