Woman robbed of purse, thrown to ground in Mid-Market area

A woman was robbed of her purse and thrown to the ground in the Mid-Market Street area Tuesday night, police said.

The 36-year-old victim was walking in the 900 block of Market Street about 8 p.m. when a man of unknown age grabbed the victim’s purse and ran off, police said.

Then a woman who appeared to be in her late 20s came up from behind the victim and threw her to the ground before fleeing with the male crook, police said.

The victim lost her wallet, purse and smartphone. She was not seriously injured.

No arrests have been made.

Just Posted

Thirsty students can fill up at SF schools

Revenue from a tax on soda and sugary beverages approved by San… Continue reading

Grieving mother fears for family’s safety as community of slain teen works to heal

Wearing necklaces with laminated photos of Day’von Hann over their hearts, friends… Continue reading

SFPD to hold LGTBQ ‘reconciliation and recognition’ night at Glide Memorial

Police hope to acknowledge hateful history, build trust

Vaping proponents sue SF over language for November ballot measure

Proponents for a measure backed by E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc. that… Continue reading

Presidential candidates, national leaders make their case at DNC meeting in San Francisco

Factions of the Democratic Party and the broader progressive political movement faced… Continue reading

Most Read