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Strong-arm Robbery of female pedestrian

On November 13th at approximately 12:13 a.m. officers responded to reports of a robbery of a 21-year-old female pedestrian in the area of 23rd Avenue and East Jefferson Street.  Preliminary investigation indicates that an unknown male suspect confronted the victim on the sidewalk and stole her tan Coach wallet, which was attached to her wrist.  The victim’s wallet contained credit cards, a digital camera, and other personal items.  The suspect then fled westbound on foot.

Responding officers conducted an area search for the suspect however, he remains at large.   

The suspect is described as a black male in his 20’s, approximately 5’10” tall and was last seen wearing a black hooded jacket and jeans. 

Anyone with information about this incident or who may know the identity or whereabouts of the suspect is asked to call 911 or Seattle Police and refer to this incident.