Man, woman robbed of camera equipment at Coit Tower

A man and woman taking photos at San Francisco’s Coit Tower were robbed at gunpoint of their camera equipment Wednesday night, police said.

The robbery occurred around 10:30 p.m., when two male suspects approached a 42-year-old man and a 52-year-old woman.

One of the suspects pointed a gun at the victims, who ran and left behind camera equipment, a tripod and a disk.

The suspects took the property and drove away east on Telegraph Hill Boulevard.

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