Release Date/Time: 8/20/2016 1:00 AM
Report #: 16 08 1091
Date: Saturday, 8/20/2016
Time: 10:18 PM
Location: 800 block of Park Row
A 60-year-old woman was leaving a business on the 800 block of Park Row. As she was walking through the parking lot a vehicle sped up and the passenger jumped out. The suspect pointed a black semi-auto at the victim and demanded her money. The victim handed over her purse. The suspects fled in a white 4 door Honda type sedan. The victim could only describe the suspect as a male wearing a black hoodie, with light blue jeans and armed with a handgun.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Salinas Police Department at (831) 758-7321. If you would like to remain anonymous, you can call the Salinas Police Department Tip Line at (831) 775-4222, or the We-Tip Line at 1-800-78 CRIME, or text information to the Text to the Text Tip Line with the code "SPD831" to "847411".
Release Authorized by: Cmdr. John C. Murray
Telephone: (831) 758-7250