Univision TV News Crew Pepper-Sprayed/Robbed in the Mission
SFPD are seeking two suspects who pepper-sprayed an Univision TV news crew and stole their camera in the Mission Districton Monday night.
The robbery was reported at about 6:25 in the 1100 block of Valencia St.
The crew was breaking down their equipment after filming in the area when two male suspects believed to be in their late teens ran up from behind and pepper-sprayed them. Soon after, the two suspects--believed to be in their late teens, took the camera and fled west toward San Jose Ave.
The Univision crew, 4 males, were treated for eye irritation at the scene and released.
SFPD is asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident call the anonymous tip line: 415-575-4444.