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

Robbery: Officers responded to a call of a street robbery at 11 p.m. April 15. A 20-year-old woman said she was approached at Sansome and Vallejo streets by a male who appeared to be about 18 to 20 years old. The suspect pushed the victim, brandished a handgun and said “gimme your purse.” The suspect was seen getting into a white or green minivan.

Northern

Pacific Heights, Marina, Japantown, Polk Gulch

Fight: Officers responded to a fight at Post and Larkin streets at 2 a.m. April 12. When they arrived on the scene, they found the victim lying on the ground bleeding. She told the police she got into a fight with the suspect but did not know why, and that the suspect took off her high heels and hit the victim in the face with them. The suspect was described as a 20- to 25-year-old woman who was about 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighed about 150 pounds.

Southern

South of Market, China Basin, Embarcadero

Tantrum: Officers were dispatched to a dispute at a bar on Valencia Street on April 14. When the officers arrived, they saw a man lying on the ground bleeding from the face and the bar’s front window smashed.

The officers determined that a patron was not allowed inside the bar because he was too intoxicated. When he left, he used a bicycle chain to break the bar’s front window. The bar’s doorman went outside and confronted the suspect, who then turned the chain on the doorman, nearly striking him with it. The doorman detained the suspect until police arrived.

Bayview

Bayview, Hunters Point

Stabbing: Officers responded to Thomas Avenue and Griffith Street at 12:24 p.m. April 21 regarding a victim of a stabbing. Officers at the scene spoke with a citizen who told them he was on his way to work when he saw the victim lying on the sidewalk. Officers processed the crime scene for any evidence. No witnesses or suspects were located.

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