Police investigate rash of San Leandro robberies

August 4, 2011 5:32:07 PM PDT
Police say a band of thieves is targeting elderly Asian residents on the streets of San Leandro.

There have been five robberies in the past three weeks.

Police say the victims are confronted by as many as four black males. In at least one robbery, police say a pistol was flashed.

The muggers have been seen driving away in both a black Lexus and a white Toyota Camry.