Video captures gas station robbery

Robber steals woman's wallet, drives away


MIAMI – Surveillance video captured a robber stealing a woman's purse out of her car as she pumped gas.

The robbery happened at 5705 NW 167th Street on July 27.

While the woman was pumping gas, the robber pulled up next to her, went into her car, and grabbed her wallet, police say. She confronted him, but he pushed her away and drove off.

The robber's car, a 2009 blue Chevy Cobalt, was found at Northwest 7th Avenue and 116th Street. It was reported stolen out of Miami Gardens.

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to call Miami-Dade Crimestoppers at 305-471-TIPS.