It happened on August 4 at around 12:40pm in the 900 block of E. Nasa Parkway. Police say the victim parked her vehicle in a shopping center and as soon as she got out, she was approached by a man armed with a handgun.
The suspect demanded the victim give him her purse, but the victim refused and screamed for help. When she did, the suspect fled the scene, reportedly in a maroon SUV.
The suspect is described as a white male in his early 20s between 5-foot-11 and 6 feet tall. He's said to have a medium build with short blond hair and full sleeve tattoos on both arms. At the time, the suspect was wearing mirrored sunglasses, blue jeans and a white tank top.
Anyone with information about the identification of the suspect is asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Houston. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for any information called in to the 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org that leads to the filing of felony charges or arrest of the suspects in this case. Tips can also be sent by text message. Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES (274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.