Shots fired during robbery of San Fran TV newsman

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Associated Press

Posted on September 28, 2013 at 9:04 PM

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Police are investigating the robbery of a television reporter in which a security guard fired shots at the assailants.

Police say that incident occurred about 8 p.m. Friday in a high-crime neighborhood of the city. Police say that a person walked into San Francisco General Hospital a short-time later with gunshot wounds. They are investigating whether there's a connection to the robbery.

KRON4 reported on its Web site (http://tinyurl.com/kmbl9x5) that reporter Jeff Bush handed over his equipment after he and the station's security guard were accosted by two armed men. Bush then took cover and the security guard opened fired on the two men. Bush and the security guard were unharmed.

The holdup is the latest in a series of robberies of San Francisco Bay Area news crews.

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Information from: KRON-TV.

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