Two jewelry boxes were stolen from a 77-year-old woman after she let a man posing as a utility worker into her home in San Francisco’s West Portal neighborhood on Tuesday afternoon, police said Thursday.
A utility worker was injured while responding to an outage in San Francisco Sunday morning, a PG&E spokesman said.
Police were urging residents to be on the lookout for individuals posing as utility workers following a burglary in Oakland’s Crocker Highlands neighborhood on Tuesday afternoon.
Police are warning Belmont residents to be on guard after a man claiming to be a city employee sought access to a home’s backyard Tuesday afternoon but fled when the resident pressed him for professional identification.
San Francisco prosecutors filed murder charges Monday against a parolee accused of posing as a utility worker to get inside the Russian Hill apartment of a publicist who was robbed and killed.