Tag Archives: robbery

Man Injured in SF Mission Baseball Bat Beating

A 44-year-old man was transported to the hospital  in non-life threatening condition after he was assaulted with a baseball bat on Sunday night. The attack occurred sometime between 9 and 10 p.m. near 21st and York streets. According to police,  the victim was approached from behind by an unidentified man who struck him in the back of the head with...
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Man in Critical Condition After Bernal Assault, Drive-By Shooting in Mission

Police report a 27-year-old man was left in life-threatening condition after a fight at 30th and Mission streets early Saturday morning. Officers witnessed a fight at around 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, and saw the victim on the ground with an 18-year-old man on top of him. The suspect ran off as police stopped the car next to him, but was caught and...

Robber Stabs 58-Year-Old Victim in Mission District

Police report a 58-year-old man was stabbed early Thursday morning. The man was walking near 25th and Mission streets together with a second, 31-year-old, man at 12:45 a.m. the morning of March 2, when a man and woman approached. The male suspect stabbed the older man before taking his cell phone, while the woman pushed the second victim and took his wallet. Both...

Woman Robbed at South Van Ness Gas Station

A 26-year-old woman was robbed at a gas station on 26th Street and South Van Ness Avenue early Wednesday morning. According to police reports, the woman was standing at the gas station at 3:15 a.m. when she was approached by an unidentified man who grabbed her arm, reached into her pockets and stole her cash. The man walked away, evading arrest. Crime is...

Car Passenger Shot in Arm in SF Mission

Police report a passenger in a car was shot in the arm early Monday morning. Three men in their early 20s were in a car traveling southbound on Shotwell Street from 19th Street at 1:02 a.m. on Monday morning when they heard loud pops. The oldest of the three men informed the others that he was injured, and one of...

Two Injured in 24th St. Shooting, Man Beaten with Construction Cone

A 27-year-old man is in life-threatening condition and a 28-year-old woman injured after they were targeted in a drive-by shooting near 24th and Hampshire streets on Saturday night. The pair were reportedly standing outside of Ricci’s Market at 2790 24th St. when, around 11:35 p.m., a vehicle with two unidentified male occupants drove by. As the suspects began firing rounds of...

Man Attacked with Machete, Tent Blaze in SF Mission

A 42-year-old man was attacked with a machete in a brutal Valentine’s Day robbery. The man was walking near Cesar Chavez and Harrison streets at 9:30 p.m. A man approached, and started yelling at him.  The stranger began swinging at the victim with a machete, striking him in the face and causing him to fall to the ground, according to police reports. The victim...

Man Stabbed in Dolores Park, Woman Scares Off Burglar

Police report a 29-year-old man suffered lacerations to his left arm and was transported to the hospital after a stabbing in Dolores Park Monday night. The man had reportedly been playing dominoes with a 36-year-old man in the park, when they got into an argument and the older man slashed the victim’s arm with a pocket knife. The suspect fled the scene...

Six Robberies in SF Mission, One Robber Flees into Gambling Den

Reader Report: Robber Heads to Gambling Den A reader who lives near the gambling den on Lilac Alley (with its other entrance on Mission Street) near 25th Street now reports her friend was robbed near there over the weekend. The friend reportedly was walking on 25th and Capp streets when a man put a gun to her head, demanded her purse, and then...

Crime Recap: Robbery at Gunpoint in SF Mission

Two men were robbed at gunpoint while walking on 23rd and Folsom streets on Monday evening. At approximately 10:30 p.m., the victims, ages 36 and 30, were approached by another pair of men on foot, estimated to be about 20 years old, who demanded a list of items from the victims while one of the suspects threatened the men by brandishing a...

Man Arrested For Hurling Glass at Bartender, Woman Robbed in SF Mission

A 47-year-old woman was attacked and robbed near 24th and Shotwell streets on Saturday. At about 9:30 p.m., the assailant, a man between the ages of 25 and 30, walked up to the woman from behind, grabbed her and threw her to the ground before robbing her of her purse, wallet, and cell phone, according to police reports. The woman sustained back...

Robbery in Clarion Alley Leaves Man Critically Injured

A witness reported to San Francisco Police that two men estimated to be in their 20s struck a 30- or 40-year-old man with some unknown object in Clarion Alley at 9:20 a.m. Tuesday morning. The victim fell to the ground, police report, and the two suspects then took some unidentified items from the man’s pockets. Both suspects fled on foot, and have...

Two In Critical Condition After Weekend Crimes, Six Robbed in SF Mission

A 44-year-old man was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after a stabbing on Friday afternoon at the 16th and Mission BART Plaza. The physical altercation between the victim and the 37-year-old suspect began at 1:50 p.m. and escalated when the latter pulled out a knife and stabbed the victim. The suspect then fled on foot, entering a Muni bus while...
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Men Stabbed in Face, Woman Threatened with Crack Pipe in Robberies

Police report that at 3 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 27, two 20-year-old men were hanging out near 20th and Church streets when two men, estimated to be in their 20s, walked up and asked one of the men for his wallet. The man refused, and one of the suspects then stabbed the two in the face. The two suspects fled on foot and...

Group in Car Chases Man, Maces and Robs Him in Mission

Early Wednesday morning, a man was threatened with a knife by a group of four men and women before being chased in a car and pepper sprayed by the group, who took the man’s cell phone, cash, and credit card. The 37-year-old man was near 22nd Street and South Van Ness Avenue near 4 a.m. when a 21-year-old man approached him...