Crime Stoppers - Purse Robbery

By: KAKE News Email
By: KAKE News Email

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Monday, August 20, 2012

Local authorities are searching for two suspects accused of holding a woman at gunpoint, and demanding her purse.

It happened in the 2000 block of N. Amidon around 9 p.m. Aug. 2. Police said two men approached a woman, flashed a silver hand gun, and then ran away.

The first suspect is described as a black man in his 20s, about 6' tall, weighing 170 lbs. He was wearing a white t-shirt, blue jeans and a red baseball cap.

The other suspect is a bi-racial male, in his mid-20s, about 5'8" tall, weighing 180 lbs. He was last seen wearing a blue and gray t-shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. An anonymous tip can also be submitted via text message, by texting TIP217, then your message to CRIMES (274637). All ways are secure and anonymous. If your tip leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward up to $1,000, and Crime Stoppers will never ask your name.


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