WACO (February 20, 2013)-Police were searching the Brookview neighborhood Wednesday afternoon in Waco after a woman reported that a man attacked her and stole her purse.
Police were sent to the Family Dollar store at North 34th and Bosque Boulevard just before 2:30 p.m. Wednesday in response to the call.
Officers said the woman told them she was walking in the parking lot when a man approached her, accosted her and stole her purse.
The man was black and was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and khaki shorts.
He was last seen running toward Bosque Boulevard carrying the woman's purse.
Officers fanned out throughout the area in an attempt to find him.