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VIDEO: Man robs elderly woman at Milwaukee store, knocks her to the ground

Posted at 7:08 PM, Jul 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-13 20:08:04-04

Milwaukee police are investigating a strong armed robbery that took place Thursday night.

The robbery occurred on the 7100 block of W. Lisbon Ave. at approximately 8:20 a.m.

Security camera footage shows an elderly woman walking into what appears to be a grocery store when the male suspect comes up behind her and steals her purse, knocking her to the ground.

The suspect is described by police as a black male around 6'1," 180 pounds and bald. He was last seen wearing a plain white t-shirt, dark shorts and multi-colored shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7360.