Crime Stoppers: Man looking for a ride gets robbed, assaulted

Crime of the Week: Strong Arm Robbery

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - On August 16th a man was just looking for a ride to a local pharmacy when he was instead assaulted and robbed.

The victim was at the Haven Inn located on Memorial Parkway when he reportedly asked the offender for a ride to a local pharmacy. Once he sat down in the offender’s vehicle, the victim was punched in the face and $54 dollars was jerked from his hand.

The offender then sped away from the parking lot.

Video surveillance shows the offender to be a black male wearing a blue shirt and black head cover. He was driving a silver Mitsubishi Lancer with front end damage.

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