APD: Suspect wanted for robbing woman at gunpoint on Memorial Drive

ALEXANDRIA, La. (APD) - The Alexandria Police Department is searching for a suspect that robbed a woman in a parking lot on Memorial Drive.

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According to APD, the victim was approached by a man with a gun who demanded that she give up her purse. She complied, and the suspect fled the scene on foot.

APD obtained a description from the victim, and they began to investigate.

APD said officers spotted a man that matched the description given at a house on Wise Street. APD said they attempted to make contact with the man, but he fled the scene and was not located.

APD detectives are still investigating the incident.

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