SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A teenage boy was robbed in the bathroom of San Francisco’s Glen Park library on Wednesday evening, police said.

The teen was in the bathroom around 5:30 p.m. when someone approached him from behind, covered his mouth, and grabbed his cellphone from his pocket, according to police.

The suspect, a man in his early 20s, then fled the library, located at 2825 Diamond St. He has not been found.

The victim was not injured in the robbery.

Anyone with information about the case is encouraged to call the Police Department’s anonymous tip line at (415) 575-4444 or send a tip by text message to TIP411.

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Comments (3)
  1. NJ says:

    They need to improve security at this location. I took my niece into the ladies room and a big homeless man was in there. He felt no need to leave when I told him he was in the wrong bathroom. Watch your children and be careful.

  2. -his mother says:

    “Teen” is a stretch. He is only 11.

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