SAN FRANCISCO—A suspect who vandalized a restaurant on Saturday, December 8 was arrested after footage of the incident was aired on local news stations. According to the SFPD website, at approximately 6:47 p.m. officers from the San Francisco Police Department were flagged down outside of a restaurant located on the 1400 block of Polk Street about a vandalism incident.
Officers met with an employee who indicated that two unknown women who seemed intoxicated came into the restaurant. One of the women informed the employee she had paid for food, but never received it. The employee denied that she had paid for food and refused her service because she was too intoxicated. The woman got angry and started knocking over things, including the cash register.
The employee confronted the woman, who punched him in the face. The employee, while the woman continued to knocking items over inside the establishment. The employee stated that the other woman grabbed a chair and shattered the front door glass and both women left the restaurant.
On Tuesday, December 11 after seeing the footage on the local news, both women turned themselves into the Northern Police Station. Natalie Alcantar, 21, of San Francisco was booked at San Francisco County Jail for felony vandalism. Hannah Baughman, 21, of Pacifica, was booked at San Francisco County Jail for felony vandalism and battery.
The SFPD is still investigating the case. Anyone with details about the incident is asked to contact the SFPD Anonymous Tip Line at (415) 575-4444 or text a tip to TIP411 with SFPD at the beginning of the message.