Surveillance Photos: Elderly Woman Robbed At Bus Stop
Monday August 18th, 2014
Posted at 4:39pm
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Windsor Police are investigating an early afternoon robbery in the 600 block of Ouellette Avenue in Downtown Windsor.
Police say that a 70-year-old woman was waiting for the bus when she was attacked by a male suspect, who brandished a knife and attempted to steal her purse.
The suspect dropped the purse after a witness pushed him into a nearby wall.
The victim was transported to hospital with a cut to her nose after being struck in the face with the hand holding the knife.
The suspect is described as a white male in his mid 30’s and was approximately 250 lbs. He was wearing a black t-shirt and grey cargo shorts. He had a short haircut (blondish) with a chubby face.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Windsor Police Major Crime Branch at 519-255-6700 ext. 4830, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or online at www.catchcrooks.com.