Girl choked, robbed on foot bridge near City College

A 19-year-old  girl was choked and robbed about 7 a.m. Wednesday near City College of San Francisco while walking on the foot bridge that crosses Ocean Avenue onto campus.

A man in his 20s snuck up from behind, put his arm around her neck and choked her, police said.

The troll then pushed her to the ground and fled with her cellphone, police said. The victim’s injuries were reportedly not serious.

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