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.

Bayview

Bayview, Hunters Point

Armed mugger: Officers responded to San Francisco General Hospital regarding a shooting victim at 7 p.m. on March 11. The victim had been walking on Bayshore Boulevard when an unknown person approached him and demanded his personal belongings. They argued, and the person pulled out a revolverand shot the victim. Officers were unable to locate the shooter. The victim’s wounds were not life threatening.

One insult too many: At 9:10 a.m. March 11, officers from Bayview’s Housing Team were in the area of Fitzgerald Avenue and Cameron Way regarding threats to a police officer made by a person well-known to Bayview officers. The threats were egregious enough that officers were able to detain and arrest the person.

Richmond

Richmond, most of Golden Gate Park

Car break-in: At 7:47 a.m. March 11, an officer observed a youth peering into windows of parked cars on Turk Boulevard at Chabot Terrace. The youth looked around and noticed several people standing at the bus stop across the street. He walked down to Golden Gate Avenue and eventually made his way back up to a Volkswagen at Turk and Chabot. The youth broke the window of the vehicle and took an iPod. He was detained after getting on a Muni bus and admitted to committing the incident.

Ingleside

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

Elderabuse: An 82-year-old Excelsior District woman was assaulted by her 56-year-old son at 2:30 a.m. March 14 in the 900 block of Vienna Street. She sought treatment at California Pacific Medical Hospital in Pacific Heights. An officer was called at 6 a.m. who arrested the son at the hospital on suspicion of elder abuse.

Purse snatching: A 48-year-old Portola district woman was walking on Somerset Street when a green Honda Civic approached her at 9:30 a.m. March 14. Its passenger alighted, pointed a gun and demanded her purse. She resisted, and the suspect struck her in the head with the gun.

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