TEMPLE (December 9, 2013) Police were looking for a suspect Monday after a woman was robbed in the parking lot of a Temple apartment complex.
The robbery was reported just before midnight Sunday at the Summit Ridge Apartments at 5433 205 Loop in Temple.
The 21-year-old victim told officers that as she arrived at the complex at around 11:30 p.m. Sunday, a man approached and knocked on the driver’s side window of her car, claiming to have an emergency and asking to use her cellphone.
When the woman handed her phone to the man, he produced a handgun and demanded her wallet and money, police said.
The man escaped in an older model tan four-door car with an undisclosed amount of cash, police said.
The robber was black, had a complexion, stood about 6-feet tall and had a medium build.
He was wearing a red hooded sweatshirt and black pants.
Investigators are asking anyone with information to call the Temple Police Department at (254) 298-5500.