Crime Stoppers: Mugging

August 16, 2004; the scene of the crime: the Shell gas station at 530 West Gaines Street, Tallahassee.

A female employee is walking to her car carrying a briefcase strapped over her shoulder. All of a sudden a man attacks from behind.

"A struggle ensued at which time the victim was thrown to the ground and was hurt during the altercation. The suspect removed the briefcase and fled the area."

Inside the briefcase were receipts from the day's business, personal items and an undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspect is described as a dark-skinned black male in his 20s, 5’6” inches tall, about 160 pounds.

If you can help solve this crime, call Crime Stoppers at 850-891-HELP (891-4357).