TUSCALOOSA POLICE SEARCHING FOR ARMED ROBBERY SUSPECT
TUSCALOOSA – Police are searching for a suspect after a woman’s purse was snatched in Tuscaloosa.
It happened Saturday around 12:30 a.m. on the 400 block of East 38th Place.
According to the victim, a black male brandishing a black semi-automatic handgun approached her, pointed the gun at her head, and demanded her money. The victim stated the suspect snatched her purse from her hands and fled the scene to a nearby wooded area.
The victim received minor injuries for which she was treated by Tuscaloosa Fire Department at the scene.
The suspect is described as a black male 5’06″ tall wearing a black jacket with a hood covering his head.
If you have any information that can help police locate the suspect call Tuscaloosa County Crime Stoppers at 205-752-STOP.