OAKLAND HILLS (CBS SF) – A bicyclist was chased and robbed of a high-end bicycle and gold necklace in the Oakland Hills last Friday.
The man was out for a ride on Redwood Road Friday afternoon when a van pulled up beside him and a man jumped out to demand the bike. According to a San Francisco Chronicle Report, the biker was able to swerve around the man, and continue on the road.READ MORE: 3 More Gray Whales Found Dead In San Francisco Bay
The driver of the van reportedly continued the chase and blocked the cyclist’s path, according to Oakland Police Spokeswoman Johanna Watson. A second vehicle came up and blocked the rider in. At that point, a robber exited the van and pulled a gun on the cyclist who turned over the bike and necklace, according to the report.READ MORE: Police Activity Reported In Mill Valley
The cyclist was able to walk to a nearby fire station and report the crime.
Watson said anyone with information should call investigators at (510) 238-3326.MORE NEWS: 2 Dead In Separate Oakland Shootings Over 4-Hour Span Overnight
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