A woman was robbed of her purse while sitting in a car at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf early this morning, police said.
The robbery was reported around 12:45 a.m. in the 200 block of Jefferson Street, which is near Taylor.
The 55-year-old victim was sitting in the passenger seat of a car when a suspect approached, reached inside the open window of the car and pressed a sharp object against her side, according to police.
The suspect, described as a man in his early to mid-30s, then took the purse. He remains at large.
Anyone with information about the case is encouraged to call the Police Department’s anonymous tip line at 575-4444 or send a tip by text message to TIP411.
Dan McMenamin, Bay City News