SSFPD Media Release: Armed Robbery and Assault with a Deadly Weapon

South San Francisco, CA   October 12, 2017 Submitted by SSFPD

On Sunday, October 08, 2017, at approximately 10:00 pm, a male victim was robbed by two suspects on the 500 block of Third Lane. The suspects demanded marijuana or money and demanded the victim’s wallet. The victim initially told the suspects that he did not have anything, at which point one of the suspects removed a knife from his pocket and slashed at the victim . The victim suffered two minor lacerations to his left forearm. Fearing for his life, the victim handed the suspects his wallet. The suspects were last seen fleeing on foot toward Spruce Avenue. The victim described the suspects as follows:


Suspect #1 (with the knife) is described as an unknown race male, 20 years old or younger, with a dark beard and mustache, approximately 6 foot tall, weighing approximately 180 lbs. The suspect was wearing a dark colored hoodie.


Suspect #2 was described as an unknown  race male, 20 years or younger, slightly shorter  than S1, with a  thin build, and curly shoulder length hair. He was wearing a black baseball  hat, a white long-sleeved  button up shirt, and  baggy  black pants.


This investigation is on-going and anyone with information regarding the incident are encouraged to contact the South San Francisco Police Department at 650-877-8900, the anonymous TIP line at 650-952-2244 or via email at tips ra)



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