On June 9, 2014, at 1:41 a.m., police responded to an Armed Robbery in the north parking lot of McCollum Park. Two women who returned to the park to look for an item that was lost earlier in the day were robbed as they sat in their vehicle. During the incident, a man entered the rear of the vehicle and demanded their purses. A firearm was displayed during the robbery and the suspect fled on foot prior to the arrival of officers.
The suspect is described as a dark skinned male in his 20's, wearing a black sweatshirt and black pants. The subject wore a mask that partially concealed his face during the incident. Both women sustained minor injuries during the incident.
Anyone with information regarding the incident or who may have information on the suspect is asked to call 9-1-1. The investigation into this incident is ongoing.
No further details are available at this time.