EXCLUSIVE: Asian American runner dragged, bitten in San Francisco’s Pacific Heights – KGO-TV

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — An Asian American woman is sharing her story of being assaulted, robbed and b…….


SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — An Asian American woman is sharing her story of being assaulted, robbed and bitten by her perpetrators the placeas out for a run in Pacific Heights final Sunday Evening time.

“I am not protected in Pacific Heights I do not know the place I Might be protected at to be reliable.”

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Says The woman, who requested anonymity And wants solely to be recognized as “V”. She has lived in San Francisco for almost a decade and says she by no means anticipated to be assaulted On the nook of California and Fillmore.

She confirmed ABC7 Information by way of Zoom bruises and abrasions on her face, Legs and arms. Her assault comes all by way of a time of elevated reporting of assaults on Asian People throughout the nation and Inside the Bay Space.

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“I want They’re typically protected as a Outcome of I am not The one Asian feminine Maintain round On my own Inside the neighborhood.”

V says a youthful man jumped out of a automotive, occupied by three completely different youthful people. He grabbed her Mobile telephone. Video displaying the incident unfold in a matter of seconds is Getting used Inside the police investigation.

V was dragged into the automotive Since the house windows have been shut on her arms. Then she was dragged for almost half-a-block down The road. Then, one particular person bit her hand. A hoop of tooth marks Continues to be purple and uncooked on her left hand the place the perpetrators took her Apple Watch.

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V is grateful For A lot of who noticed what occurred and referpurple to as police, and for officers who arrived within minutes. She says she Desires to share her story to thank the group for assist and so her perpetrators Shall be caught.

“There are penalties To Do this factor.”

SFPD’s investigation is ongoing.

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