High school soccer players robbed in Oakland

October 16, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
An armed robber targeted a group of high school soccer players in Oakland Wednesday afternoon.

The players noticed two men going through their backpacks at Lowell Park, around 3:30 p.m.

Our media partner, The Oakland Tribune, reports the players confronted the thieves. One robber then pulled out a gun. He never fired the gun and nobody was hurt.

The thieves took shoes, wallets, cellphones and other valuables.