A man who was shot at an Ingleside bus stop in broad daylight Monday suffered wounds to his hand and abdomen, police said, but is expected to survive.
About 4:20 p.m., police said, officers found the 19-year-old victim at Plymouth and Broad streets after a drive-by shooting. No arrests have been made. Read More
A walk down the usually safe streets of Russian Hill on Monday night turned into a horrifying experience for a woman who was beaten and robbed.About 10:30 p.m., police said, a 27-year-old woman was walking near Larkin and Greenwich streets when a man attempted to blind her with pepper spray. When that did not work, the suspect reportedly punched the woman in the face and head. He stole her purse and fled in a waiting vehicle, possibly a tan-colored American model. Read More
Two San Francisco firefighters suffered minor injuries while battling a blaze in the Ingleside neighborhood Tuesday morning, but others escaped a potentially dangerous situation.
The fire was reported at 5:50 a.m., and responding firefighters saw flames coming from a row of businesses on Ocean Avenue, Fire Department Chief Joanne Hayes-White said. Read More
It’s unclear exactly what Mayor Ed Lee had in mind when he first suggested some form of “stop and frisk” policy to combat The City’s recent surge in gun violence, but on Tuesday he pledged that his solution won’t violate residents’ civil rights. Read More
A man was stabbed in the stomach during an attempted robbery in the Crocker Amazon neighborhood Wednesday, police Officer Albie Esparza said. Two men in their 20s approached the 18-year-old victim on Mission Street near Ottawa Avenue around 10 p.m. and demanded he turn over his bag, Esparza said. The victim complied. While he was handing over the bag, one of the thugs punched him in the side of his face. Read More
There’s no better way to attract a cop’s attention than with doughnuts — just make sure they’re the right kind. A wanted man was arrested in the Ingleside district last Wednesday after police saw him “driving in circles at a high rate of speed and leaving skid marks in the intersection,” they said. Read More
A residence that exploded in San Francisco’s Ingleside district Tuesday was most likely caused by an attempt to manufacture drugs, police said. Read More
San Francisco police are hunting a roving band of thugs who threw a 23-year-old man into their van and robbed him in the Ingleside area Wednesday morning, police said. The victim was walking in the area of Lobos Street and Capital Avenue around 2:30 a.m. when a blue Ford Windstar van with three men in their 20s in it pulled up next to him. One of the hoodlums in the van brandished a knife and forced the victim into the vehicle, police said. Read More
Two people in a car survived a shooting in Ingleside district Wednesday, with one of the victims wounded only by the glass shards of a shattered window, police said.The victims, a 41-year-old man and 42-year-old woman, were driving in the area of Plymouth and Lakeview avenues around 9:30 p.m. when a suspect fired several times into their car from the sidewalk.The suspect, a man in his 20s, fled on foot after the shooting. There has been no arrest. Read More
A 71-year-old woman was robbed of a pendant from her necklace in Mission Terrace, one of four separate robberies by force Monday, cops said. There have been no arrests. The woman was accosted by a 25-year-old man in the 4600 block of Mission Street around 2:15 p.m., police said. The suspect grabbed the victim’s necklace, ripped the pendant off and fled. The woman was treated at the scene for her injuries, which were not life threatening. Read More