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Incident Report for Case #2014-269569

Incident Type


Incident Date

08/19/2014 - 8:12 PM


2121 S. Park St. (Walgreens parking lot)


Female, black, short, 25-30 years old, dark complexion, wearing a white t-shirt, dark pants, red hat and possibly a wig.


Female, age 42, Madison


 A 42-year old Madison woman was robbed of cash and prescription drugs last night after being accosted in the parking lot of Walgreens, 2121 S. Park St. She had just walked out of the store around 8:15 p.m. when a woman ran up and grabbed the strap of her purse. There was a tug-of-war type struggle resulting in contents spilling onto pavement. The robber grabbed two wallets and the pharmaceuticals and fled. She got into the passenger seat of an awaiting SUV and it sped away.

Released 08/20/2014 at 10:54 AM by PIO Joel Despain

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.