Woman shot during robbery in San Francisco's Nob Hill

SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) - A woman was shot during a robbery in San Francisco's Nob Hill  neighborhood early Wednesday morning, according to police.

The 38-year-old victim was in the area of Sutter and Larkin streets just after midnight when a man got out of a vehicle, approached her and took her purse and cellphone, police said.

The man then shot in the victim's direction as she ran away and then fled in a vehicle driven by a woman.

The victim was taken to a hospital but is expected to survive her injuries, according to police.

No arrest has been reported in the case as of Wednesday morning.