Crime Blotter: Bus brutes gang up for man’s stabbing 

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A man was stabbed after exiting a 14-Mission Muni bus Tuesday morning, police Sgt. Michael Andraychak said.

The 42-year-old was on the bus near 26th Street about 1:20 a.m. when four young men asked him his gang affiliation, police said. The victim left the bus, but the four thugs followed and attacked him, Andraychak said.

The man was punched and then felt a sharp pain in his chest, he told police, adding that he noticed at least one of the suspects was holding knife.

The foursome fled. The man’s injury was not believed to be life-threatening.

Muni rider robbed and assaulted; 1 suspect held

A woman was robbed Tuesday morning after exiting a Muni J-Church train in Mission Terrace, police said.

The 25-year-old victim exited the light-rail vehicle near Santa Rosa and San Jose avenues about 12:20 a.m. when two men allegedly assaulted her. One covered the victim’s mouth while the other took her bag, police said. The two suspects, described by police as men ages 19 and 20, fled.

The 19-year-old suspect was later arrested.

Sharp-edged scoundrels seal robbery with a punch

A man was robbed at knifepoint in the Mission district Monday, police said.

The 19-year-old victim was walking near 18th and Oakwood streets about 7:30 p.m. when he was approached by two young men, police said.

One of the crooks put a knife against the victim’s side while the other blocked his path. The crook with the knife then rifled through the victim’s pockets, stole his wallet and punched him in the eye, police said.

rnagle@sfexaminer.com

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