A 70-year-old woman walking from the Walmart parking lot towards the store located at 545 Pine Island Road in North Fort Myers was approached by an unidentified, white male. The purse she carried beneath her arm was grabbed by the suspect causing the victim to fall to the ground.
The male, described as having a thin build, of medium height and having curly, shoulder-length gray/white hair climbed into the passenger side of a Toyota pickup truck. The suspect is believed to be between the ages of 55 and 60.
The truck, apparently a Tundra or Tacoma, is believed to be tan or light brown and is missing the rear tailgate.
Should you have any information regarding the unidentified male suspect mentioned above, know the location of the Toyota pickup or have any information regarding this robbery, you are urged to call SWFL Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS. All persons submitting tips can remain anonymous and are eligible for a reward of up to $1,000. Anonymous tips may also be made online at www.southwestfloridacrimestoppers.com.
Additionally, tips can now me submitted using the new P3 Tips app. This app is available for both Apple and Android devices. For more information about this new technology, please click here.
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