Police investigating Collinsville Shop 'n Save robbery
By KMOV Web Producer
(KMOV)-- Police are asking for assistance identifying the suspect in a robbery in Collinsville on Thursday.
According to the Collinsville Police Department, around 8:45am a man attempted to remove a purse from the arm of a 77-year-old women at the Shop 'n Save on the 700 block Vandalia.
The suspect was unable to remove the entire purse from the victim but did steal her wallet containing an undetermined amount of cash.
The suspect is described as a black male, wearing a black hoodie, a blue shirt, and blue jeans.
The Collinsville Police Department is asking anyone with information on the identification of the robbery suspect to call 618-344-2131 or email Detective Sergeant Eric Zaber at firstname.lastname@example.org.