Officers from the Tenderloin Station were patrolling in the area of Fifth and Market streets just after 11 a.m. on Sunday, when two young women from Southern California told them they had been assaulted.READ MORE: Thousands In Bay Area Still Without Power Following Bomb Cyclone, Atmospheric River
They told officers the man pushed one of them, before threatening to kill them because of their sexual orientation. He walked away after a bystander stepped in.READ MORE: Supply Chain Issues: 'There Really Are Problems Everywhere,' Even For Small Companies
A short time later, officers a man who fit the description of the suspect, before taking 50-year-old Emmanuel Morancy into custody.
Police are also looking for another group of suspects, who yelled a homophobic slur while driving by a man on 22nd Street near York just after midnight on Sunday. The 25-year-old victim noticed blood dripping from his hand and believes he may have been shot by some type of pellet or BB gun.MORE NEWS: Deputies: 4 Women Sought In Robbery Of Millbrae Halloween Store
The 25-year-old man described the suspect vehicle as a dark gray sedan occupied by at least two men.