S.F. Police Blotter: Neighborhood crime log

These are excerpts from the San Francisco Police Department’s daily log of activities.

Central

Financial District, Nob Hill, Chinatown, North Beach, Russian Hill, Telegraph Hill

Criminology 101: A school resource officer did a follow-up investigation at a local high school and took two robbery suspects into custody at 10 a.m. April 15.

The student suspects had been preying on other students.

Northern

Pacific Heights, Marina, Japantown, Polk Gulch

Misdirection: Officers responded to the 1600 block of Vallejo Street at 6 a.m. April 12 regarding a robbery.

The victim told the officers the suspect asked her for directions to the freeway. When the suspect triedto get the victim to come closer to the car, she refused. The suspect exited the car and pointed a gun at her. The suspect grabbed the purse off the victim and fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a male, 16 to 20 years old, 5 feet 3 inches tall, 130 pounds wearing a white baseball cap and blue jeans.

There is no description of the suspect’s vehicle.

Bayview

Bayview, Hunters Point

Rifle robberies: Officers responded to 17th and Wisconsin streets at 11:30 p.m. April 16 regarding a robbery with a gun.

Officers spoke with the victim, who told them that she was walking on Wisconsin at 17th when an unknown male came up behind her and pointed a black rifle at her chest, stole several items from her and fled on foot.

The victim was not injured during the incident.

A witness told the officers that she had seen the incident and could identify the suspects. A security guard who was nearby followed the suspects and witnessed them throwing a big bag over the fence. Another victim came forward and said that she too was robbed by an unknown suspect who pointed a black rifle at her chest and robbed her.

Officers arrived to assist in the search of the suspects. One officer located two individuals that matched the description of the suspects. The victim positively identified the suspects.

The suspects were taken into custody and booked for robbery.

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