A man armed with a handgun robbed a man and a woman early Friday morning, according to police. The victims, both in their early 30s, were on 18th and South Van Ness when they were approached by the suspect around 3:45 a.m.

The suspect brandished the handgun and demanded the victims’ property. The victims complied, handing over cash and a wallet. The suspect, described as a 25-year-old man, then fled on foot.


A 23-year-old man was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after a verbal argument became physical Sunday morning.

The victim had been arguing with the suspect around 2:20 a.m. on Mission and 17th streets. During the argument, the suspect punched the victim, knocking him to the ground. The suspect then punched the victim in the head several times before jumping into a vehicle driven by a second suspect.

The two suspects, both described as men in their late 20s, fled in the four-door silver vehicle.

A 37-year-old man suffered a broken tooth and a cut to his chin after a suspect attacked him with a butter knife. The victim was approached by the suspect on Cesar Chavez and Potrero at 7:17 p.m.

The suspect, a man in his 20s, swung the knife at the victim’s face, then took money from the victim’s pants pocket and fled the scene. No arrests have been made.

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