Man robbed of cellphone on Muni bus by four hoodlums

A man was robbed of his cellphone on the 38-Geary Muni bus line by a gang of hoodlums Saturday, police said.

The 20-year-old victim was sitting on the bus in the area of Gough and Geary streets around 10:30 p.m. when the four crooks attacked. Police described the criminals as three men and one woman all in their 20s.

The hoodlums grabbed the victim’s cellphone and ran off the bus, cops said. The victim chased after them and the crooks punched him to the ground and fled.

No arrests have been made.

rnagle@sfexaminer.com

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