MOUNT VERNON — Investigation is ongoing on a reported armed robbery which occurred around 11:35 p.m. Monday on East Ohio Avenue near South Park Street.
A 29-year-old female reported being robbed by a white male who was carrying a black semi-automatic handgun. He was described as being 6 feet tall, 165 to 170 pounds and was wearing a white hoodie with a white scarf covering his face. He stole the victim’s purse and fled on foot.
Calls to the Mount Vernon Police Department seeking more information regarding the incident Tuesday morning were not returned.
Capt. George Hartz told the News this morning there are currently no suspects.
MVPD is asking anyone who has any information about the robbery to call Detective Craig Feeney at 397-2930.