A woman strolling through Cole Valley yesterday evening was robbed at gunpoint, police said.
The 44-year-old victim was walking on the unit block of Grattan Street about 5 p.m. when a man armed with a handgun walked up to her and demanded her purse.
The victim did as she was told and the crook, who was described by police as a black man in his 20s, fled to a vehicle waiting nearby. The car, which was described as black, was last seen headed southbound on Cole Street.
No arrests have been made.