SPD is looking for information about a Friday night armed robbery at Summit and E Olive St. Two women were robbed at gunpoint by one man, police say, and the suspect got away with their purses.
On May 4th at approximately 10:53 p.m. two female victims were walking on Summit Avenue near East Olive Street when they were approached by a lone male suspect. The suspect displayed a small black revolver and stole both victims’ purses. The suspect then fled westbound on East Olive Street. Neither victim was injured during the robbery.
Responding officers conducted an area search however, the suspect remains at large.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 5’6″ to 5’8″ tall and wearing a black hat, black coat, and black pants.
Anyone with information about this incident or who may know the identity or whereabouts of the suspect is asked to call 911 or Seattle Police and refer to this incident. Anonymous tips are welcome.