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Masked men crash SUV into S.F. museum, steal 10 ounces of gold
Masked men crash SUV into S.F. museum, steal 10 ounces of gold

Three men drove an SUV into a Wells Fargo History Museum in San Francisco and made off with gold nuggets, giving new meaning to the term "gold rush." About 2:30 a.m. Tuesday, the trio drove a stolen SUV through the front of the museum in the downtown Financial District and made off with the loot, San Francisco police said. The men had their faces covered when a security guard arrived to check out the commotion. One of the robbers held the guard at gunpoint while the others scooped up the gold -- about 10 ounces in all, said Officer Albie Esparza. The museum is in the 400 block of Montgomery Street and houses “real gold from California gold country regions,” a...

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