Four robbed at gunpoint in three separate SF incidents

Four people were robbed at gunpoint in three unrelated armed robberies across San Francisco on Wednesday, police said.

In the first incident in the Tenderloin, a 44-year-old man was waiting at a bus stop on the corner of Hyde and Geary streets around 5 a.m. when a man with a handgun walked up to him.

The suspect pointed the weapon at the man and demanded he hand over money.

The unknown man then fled on foot with the money in an unknown direction.

Then around 12 p.m., another robbery took place in the Tenderloin at Leavenworth and Turk streets.

A 37-year-old man was sitting in his car when a man hopped into the back seat carrying a black revolver handgun.

The thief pointed the revolver at the back of the man’s head and told him to hand over his money.

The man did as he was told and the thief fled down Turk Street toward Van Ness Avenue.

In the third incident, a two-car collision escalated when the men in one car robbed the men in the other at gunpoint.

The cars collided around 12:45 p.m. and the incident was reported to Central Police Station, which polices the North Beach and Fisherman’s Wharf areas. The exact location of the collision is unknown.

After the impact, two men hopped out of one car and walked up to the men in the second car.

One of them pulled out a handgun and pointed it at one of the other men, asking him to turn over his possessions.

The two thieves then fled in their Black Honda Accord with the victim’s phone and driver’s license.

No arrests have been made in any of the robberies. No injuries were reported.


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