GOSHEN – Police say an older woman had her purse stolen in the Goshen Kohl’s parking lot Monday afternoon.
According to police, 69-year-old Leona Honey of Goshen said she was leaving Kohl’s when a Hispanic man approached her and grabbed her purse and then pushed her onto the ground.
A witness, officers say, thought the robber was a white male not Hispanic. They say they saw the suspects get into a black with orange trim Geo Tracker and headed northwest from the store. The Tracker also has a loud muffler.
Police say the suspect was wearing a gray or white hooded sweatshirt and a baseball cap.
Police ask if anyone has any information on the whereabouts of the suspect to please contact the Goshen Police Department at (574) 533-8661. You can also contact the Michiana Crime Stoppers at 1-800-342-STOP.