Thursday, July 13, 2017

Purse Snatching Suspects Sought

Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department’s Robbery Division need the public's assistance identifying the suspect responsible for a robbery by force.

On Friday, May 5, 2017 at approximately 11:05 AM, the complainant was in her vehicle at the gas pump at the Airport Food Mart, located at the 6900 block of Telephone Road, in Houston, Texas.  A dark colored Lexus sedan pulled up to pumps on the other side of the complainant’s vehicle. An unknown black male exited the vehicle and opened the passenger side door of the complainant’s vehicle and took forcibly took her purse from her hands. The suspect then got back into the Lexus and fled the scene. HPD case #562288-17

Suspect description(s):
Black male, black hooded coat, black hat, red undershirt