BE ON THE LOOKOUT
For Immediate Release
March 9, 2018
FORT WORTH, Texas – On March 6, at approximately 11:55 p.m., a female customer entered the Tom Thumb store, 6377 Camp Bowie Blvd. and was followed by a black male.
The male followed the female to the interior of the store; he approached her from behind and grabbed her purse. The female resisted and the male forcibly took the purse from her, causing minor injuries to the female.
The male suspect fled on foot from the store, being chased by employees and witnesses. The suspect got into a small, red four-door car. The vehicle has dark wheels, possibly tinted windows, and a temporary paper tag on the rear. Items belonging to the victim were found the next day in the area of Prevost Street and Merrick Street.
The suspect is between 17-24 years old, 5 feet 8 inches to 6 feet tall, with a slender build and short hair. He wore khaki pants, a white t-shirt with a compass like design on the back, and white tennis shoes.
Anyone with information on this suspect, or knows his whereabouts, is asked to call 817-392-4469.
Report #: 18-20607