Armed crooks snatch gold necklace in Mission

Knife-wielding crooks robbed a man of his gold necklace in San Francisco’s Mission district on Wednesday, police said.

The 45-year-old victim was in the 3000 block of Mission Street around 3:45 p.m. when one of the thugs threatened him with a knife. The second suspect snuck up behind the victim and snatched his necklace, police said.

The crooks fled on foot. No arrests have been made.

rnagle@sfexaminer.com

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