S.F. Police Blotter: Neighborhood crime log

These are excerpts from the San Francisco Police Department’s daily log of activities. Incidents are listed by police precincts and the neighborhoods they patrol.

Central

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

Purse snatching: A womanat Bush and Stockton streets at 4:30 p.m. June 27 said she heard a man behind her say, “Give me your purse.” She turned around to see an 18- to 20-year-old man holding what looked like a handgun. The suspect took the purse and ran south on Stockton.

Mission

Mission district, Noe Valley

Shootout: The occupants of two vehicles engaged in a shootout at Cesar Chavez and Florida streets at noon June 22. With the help of witnesses, officers recovered one of the vehicles involved.

Taraval

Sunset, Parkside, portions of Golden Gate Park

Attempted robbery: Officers responded at noon June 20 to Sunset Boulevard and Noriega Street, where three suspects had descended on three young girls, demanding money. When one of the girls refused, the suspects struck one of the victims several times on the head. One of the victims called 911 and the suspects fled. An officer located the suspects at 46th Avenue and Ortega Street.

Southern

South of Market, China Basin, Embarcadero

Pants, please: Officers on a foot beat at Sixth and Jessie streets at 1:05 p.m. June 19 observed a woman lying on the sidewalk with her pants down around her ankles. The officers have contacted this person numerous times for blocking the sidewalk and throwing garbage on the sidewalk. The woman refused orders to pull her pants up to cover herself, as well as clean up her mess. She was booked at county jail.

Ingleside

Glen Park, Bernal Heights, Excelsior, St. Francis Wood

Impromptu bummer: A 15-year-old Mission Terrace girl reported that she had been robbed at gunpoint during an impromptu party in the open space at Glen Canyon Park at 11:30 p.m. June 20.

Bayview

Bayview, Hunters Point

Muni holdup: Officers responded to the 800 block of Ingerson Avenue regarding a robbery at 8:15 a.m. June 24. Officers spoke with a man who said he was on the Muni bus when two people pointed a black revolver at him. The suspects asked the victim if he was a gangbanger. The victim said no and that he only had $20. After taking the victim’s money, the suspects got into a car and fled.

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