Police in South San Francisco are investigating an incident in which two men cheated out of money on an elderly victim.
On October 14, a man approached the elderly South San Francisco resident and persuaded the victim to meet with another man, according to the South San Francisco Police Department.
The suspects then told the victim they would give him money that one of the men had just inherited from a relative in South Africa.
The suspects said they needed to find people they could trust and they convinced the victim to withdraw money from his bank account and give it to them.
After the victim gave the money to the men, they fled the scene.
When the victim realized what had happened, he reported the incident to the police.
Police described the first suspect as approximately 60 years old, 5 feet 8 inches tall, and weighed 150 pounds.
Police described the second suspect as approximately 50 years old, 5 feet 4 inches tall, and 150 pounds.