Suspects nab­bed in Outer Richmond mugging

Police returned a girl’s purse and its contents after they arrested three suspects who mugged her Sunday afternoon in San Francisco’s Outer Richmond neighborhood, police said.

Officer responded at 12:09 p.m. to the 700 block of 48th Avenue on a report of the robbery.

Three suspects came up behind two girls and stole the purse of one of the girls. The suspects ran to a red vehicle and drove away before officers detained them a short distance away.

The three were arrested on suspicion of robbery and conspiracy. The driver was also arrested on suspicion of speeding and being an unlicensed driver.

Anyone with information about the robbery is being asked to call the San Francisco police anonymous tip line at (415) 575-4444 or they can text a tip to TIP411 with SFPD at the start of the text.