Wednesday, November 10, 2010

SLCPD Releases Photo of Suspect in Strong-arm Robbery at Target

The Salt Lake City Police Department asks the public to help identify a man who snatched a woman’s wallet as she walked to her car.

On the afternoon of November 7, the woman had just exited Target, 1110 S. 300 W., and was in the parking lot when the suspect rode up to her on his bicycle and grabbed a wallet out of her hand. Surveillance video shows the suspect appears to have been watching Target customers for some period of time, riding his bike in the area prior to the attack.

Suspect description:
• white male adult
• 30-40 years of age
• moustache/goatee
• wearing blue workout pants with white vertical stripe, gray winter Alaska type parka with hood, gray collared shirt or sweater.

The Department asks anyone with information about the suspect to call Dispatch at (801) 799-3000. Callers may remain anonymous. Please reference case # 10-194753.