SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — For the second time in two months, a KPIX 5 journalist was the victim of a crime while on the job.

The reporter and his security guard were near Stow Lake in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park on Wednesday when the two were pepper-sprayed during an attempted robbery of the reporter’s video camera.

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After the robbers stole the camera, the security guard chased them. While fleeing one of the robbers was hit by their own getaway car and dropped the camera.

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The suspects left the scene in a Chevrolet SS with Nevada license plates. Both the reporter and the guard are okay.

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