From The Trussville Trinine staff reports
HOOVER — Police in Hoover said a woman was robbed at gunpoint after her vehicle window was knocked out.
The incident occurred Friday, at 3:20 p.m., on the third level of the north parking deck at the Riverchase Galleria, police said.
The victim told police she was sitting in her vehicle when an unknown black male approached the driver’s window. She stated the suspect broke the glass, which caused her to sustain some superficial cuts to her arm and face.
The suspect pointed a handgun at the victim and demanded her phone and wallet. He then ran to an awaiting vehicle and fled the scene.
The victim was treated and released on scene by Hoover Fire-medics.
If anyone has any information about this case, they are asked to call Detective Drew Mims at 205-739-7274. If you wish to remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward, you are encouraged to call Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama at 205-254-7777.