St. Petersburg, Fla. (970 WFLA)-On Jan. 16th at around 8:50 p.m. a woman was robbed and beaten in the 3200-block of 66th Street North as she walked home.
The suspect grabbed the 53 year old woman’s purse and hit her with a metal object, possibly a pipe, causing serious injury.
Surveillance video below, shows the woman walk by and the suspect walking behind her. The video below is edited for Facebook but the suspect is only about 10-12 seconds behind the victim.
The suspect is described as a black man, in his 20`s to 30`s, about 5`10, 180 pounds.
He may be riding a dark colored mountain bike and wearing a dark UPS NASCAR jacket, similar to the one in the picture.
Anyone having information on this incident or the suspect, please contact the St Petersburg Police Department at 727-893-7780, or text SPPD + your tip to TIP411 or message the department's Facebook account.
Photo & Video Credit: St. Petersburg Police