Pair accused of snatching woman’s purse in Hollywood, using stolen credit card at Walmart
Police try to ID pair in Oct. 19 armed robbery on Hollywood Beach Broadwalk
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Police are trying to identify two people accused of robbing a woman at gunpoint on the Hollywood Beach Broadwalk and then using the victim's stolen credit card at a Walmart.
The armed robbery occurred shortly before 1 a.m. Oct. 19.
Hollywood police Officer Christian Lata said a man and a woman approached a couple, snatched the victim's purse and put a gun to the other man's head, demanding his wallet.
A man and woman matching the description of the crooks were seen on surveillance video at a Walmart later that same day buying items with the victim's stolen credit card.
Detectives are asking anyone with information about the armed robbers to call police at 954-764-4357 or Broward County Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.
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