On August 20., 2020 at approximately 8:50pm a robbery occurred near the 1500 block of 6th Street. After parking and exiting her vehicle, the victim was standing on the sidewalk when Suspect-1 grabbed her purse. During this effort, the victim was pulled to the ground and into the street. The suspect was seen on CCTV footage running towards a red SUV occupied by two additional individuals. Detectives later located additional footage captured when the suspects attempted to use the victim’s credit card at a 21 Liquor Mart located at 1732 W. Rosecrans Avenue in Gardena, CA.
Suspect Vehicle DR# 20-78542
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Santa Monica Police Detective Ismael Tavera at (310) 458-8401 ext. 2256 or at (310) 458-8941.