Police say they have a new description of a man they say may be responsible for robbing four elderly women of their purses Friday night.
The robberies took place in a matter of two hours.
The suspect, armed with a knife, moved quickly along Gage and then disappeared before police could catch him.
The rash of robberies began at 10 o'clock at 2010 South East 29th street, a woman was threatened with a knife and robbed of her purse.
Nearly two hours passed and the same thing happened to a woman at 10th and Gage. Minutes later, a woman was threatened with a knife and robbed of her purse at 4133 south west Gage Center Drive, only 4 minutes later, the same thing happened to a woman at 1200 SW Gage.
In all, from 10 p.m. to midnight, four women were threatened and robbed by the same suspect description given each time.
Armed with a knife
Last seen in a older model maroon Valero
Stolen Dealer Tag of D2289E
If you have any information you are asked to call Crimestoppers at 234-0007.
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