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Thursday, January 3, 2013

Armed Men Bust Into S.F. Home, Beat and Rob Sleeping Residents

Posted By on Thu, Jan 3, 2013 at 7:23 AM

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San Francisco police are looking for five men who forced their way into a home in the Richmond District early this morning and robbed the sleeping residents at gunpoint.

According to SFPD, the armed men entered the home on the 500 block of 40th Avenue about 2:50 a.m. where between five and 10 people were asleep.

The robbers -- who were only described as black men in their 20s -- held the victims at gunpoint while pilfering electronic devices, cash, wallets, and luggage.

Nobody was hurt, but the residents were certainly shaken up, as KTVU reports.

"Five guys came in with guns and immediately began knocking down doors," a resident told KTVU. "They started hitting us and dragged us all out into the living room."


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