Tag Archives: robbery

Teen targeted in 24th and Mission St. robbery

A teen was the victim of a robbery on Thursday afternoon at 24th and Mission streets. The teen, 17, was approached by two unidentified men at 4:20 p.m. who brandished a knife and demanded that he hand over his money.  The boy complied, and both suspects ran off on foot. Police have not made an arrest in the incident. Crime is trauma and the...

Memorial Day weekend sees string of robberies, assaults in SF Mission

A group of men estimated to be in their late teens to early 20s attacked a 52-year-old man standing on the sidewalk near 22nd and Bryant streets on Saturday night. According to police reports, the victim was approached by the younger men who first asked him a question and then assaulted him to the point where the victim lost consciousness. The...

Pair sprays victim with mace in cellphone robbery

A 20-year-old man was maced and robbed while walking near 26th and Dolores streets early Wednesday morning. The suspects are described as a man and a woman in their mid to late 30s, who approached the victim from behind around 2 a.m. and said something to him. Once the victim turned around, the pair sprayed him with mace and took...

Pair robs man on South Van Ness, power tools nabbed from Mission home

Police report a 25-year-old man was robbed by a man and a woman on South Van Ness Avenue between 16th and 17th streets at about 1:45 a.m. on Tuesday. The victim, a 25-year-old man, had been talking with a woman aged about 30 when a man estimated to be 24 years old came up from behind, then grabbed and held the...

Woman in critical condition after possible hit and run in SF Mission

A 32-year-old woman is in critical condition following a possible hit and run on Sunday morning.  The woman was found around 3:51 a.m. lying in a street near the intersection of 16th Street and Potrero Avenue with life-threatening injuries, police report.  A suspect and vehicle description were not immediately available, and the woman was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment. Assault...

SF Mission Crime: Man punched over his laptop, cell phone

A man was assaulted and robbed of his laptop and cell phone on Wednesday evening while walking northbound on Stevenson Street toward Valencia Street. According to police reports, the man crossed paths with the suspect in the attack, a man estimated to be in his 20s,  who was walking in the opposite direction on Stevenson Street. The suspect approached the...

Man stabbed with scissors in SF Mission, another beaten and robbed

A 43-year-old man was stabbed with scissors while leaving a bathroom on the corner of 16th and Potrero on Tuesday afternoon, according to the police crime report. The suspect, a 51-year-old man, pulled out the scissors when the victim exited the bathroom at 3 p.m. He was placed under arrest, and the victim sustained non-life-threatening injuries. Robberies On Tuesday evening and...
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Bicyclist critically injured after being hit by car on Cesar Chavez St.

A a 25-year-old bicyclist remains in critical condition after he was struck by a vehicle Monday morning near the intersection of Cesar Chavez and Alabama streets.  Police report that the 29-year-old driver was traveling westbound on Cesar Chavez Street toward Valencia Street around 8 a.m., and struck the bicyclist while attempting to make a turn. Police also reported two robberies in...

Suspect uses “unknown liquid” to rob man in Dolores Park

A 48-year-old man was sitting on a Dolores Park bench on Saturday at 8:30 p.m. when someone robbed him with help from an “unknown liquid,” according the the SFPD crime report. The victim was talking on the phone when a man, who appeared to be in his 20s, approached him and sprayed him with the liquid. While the victim was...

Robbery victim stabbed, shots fired in SF Mission

Police report that a man was walking near 24th and Alabama streets at 3:15 a.m. on Wednesday when a car pulled up and a man and a woman jumped out. The pair demanded the man’s wallet, which the victim handed over. The robbers then stabbed the victim, who was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. No arrest has been...

Man gets face stomped by assailant while couple is robbed inside liquor store

A 39-year-old man was sent to the hospital after being stomped and kicked in the face repeatedly near Cesar Chavez Street and South Van Ness Avenue on Monday afternoon. Police report that the 45-year-old assailant, who was arrested, and the victim knew eachother. It is unclear what motivated the attack, but the victim was reportedly sleeping on the sidewalk when...

Woman slashed with knife in Mission, Bernal robbery victim briefly kidnapped

Police report a 49-year-old woman was walking along 16th Street between Mission and Valencia streets at 10:45 p.m. on Friday when a man in his 20s came from the opposite direction and slashed her with a knife. The man fled on foot along 16th Street toward Mission Street and was not arrested. The victim was transported to the hospital with...

[Updated] Man critically injured in stabbing near 24th St. BART Plaza

Police confirmed that the 24th and Mission Bart Plaza became the site of a stabbing that left a 26-year-old man in life-threatening condition on Thursday. The incident occurred around 4:30 p.m., when an argument between the victim and a 20-year-old man escalated. The suspect reportedly stabbed the 26-year-old with a knife and then fled on foot, evading arrest. The victim was transported to...

Man refuses to buy stranger a drink, gets robbed

A man was held at knife-point after refusing to buy a drink for another man near 17th and Mission streets early Tuesday morning. The 31-year-old victim was approached by the suspect, a man estimated to be in his early 20s, on the sidewalk and was told to buy him something to drink. When the victim refused, the suspect procured a...

Senior in critical condition after assault, taxicab carjacked in SF Mission

An 86-year-old woman is in life-threatening condition after an assault at a bus stop near 23rd and Mission streets on Sunday afternoon, police report. The woman, along with two other women aged 56 and 66 and a 68-year-old man, was in line waiting for the bus at 1:48 p.m. when a 46-year-old man approached the group and pepper sprayed one...