Midland Police Searching for Robbery Suspect

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - The search is on in Midland for a bold robber who ripped off a woman in broad daylight on Tuesday morning.

It happened in the parking lot of the 7-11 on the corner of Neely and Midland Drive, before 11:00a.m.

According to police, the woman was getting out of her car and when she reached back to get her purse, a black man pushed her down and ran off with her purse.

That prompted a massive search, but he ended up getting away.

He's described as being about 6" tall, skinny, in a white t-shirt and jeans with red lettering.

If you have any information, call Police or Midland Crime Stoppers at 694-TIPS.