Woman Robs Person at Midland Memorial Hospital

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Police are searching for a robbery suspect after a robbery on Sunday morning.

The robbery happened at Midland Memorial Hospital around 5:45 a.m.

Police say a woman was walking back to her car when an unknown Hispanic female got out of a car and asked for directions.

In the middle of the conversation, the Hispanic female demanded the victim's purse and threatened to shoot her.

The victim handed over the purse after a brief struggle and the robber got back in the car and drove off with another person in the vehicle.

The car is described as an early 2000's model maroon SUV.

They were last seen heading eastbound on West Illinois Avenue.

If you have any information about this robbery, you're asked to call police.