A 93-year-old woman is still in the hospital after being knocked to the ground during a purse-snatch robbery Friday afternoon near a bank in Concord, police said.
Officers responded to the 1000 block of Sunvalley Boulevard just after 4 p.m. on report of a robbery.
Do you recognize this man? Concord police believe he stole the purses of a 93-year-old & 64-year-old women- knocking down the 93-year-old. She is in the hospital. pic.twitter.com/6v9vzAXltA— Amy Hollyfield (@amyhollyfield) May 23, 2018
They found a 64-year-old woman and a 93-year-old woman, both of whom had their purses stolen by a suspect described as a bald Pacific Islander man in his 30s with a heavy build, a tattoo on his right forearm and "gauge" type earrings.
Police said the suspect was last seen fleeing the scene in a white sedan that may have been a Chevrolet Malibu.
Detectives are asking for help identifying the suspect. Anyone with information about the case is asked to call police at (925) 603-5817.
ABC7 News' Amy Hollyfield contributed to this report.