Elderly woman robbed, pushed to ground in Sharonville

SHARONVILLE, OH (FOX19) - Sharonville Police are searching for a suspect after an 88-year-old woman was robbed and pushed to the ground.

Officers were called to the 12100 block of Midpines Drive around 2:45 p.m. Friday.

Police arriving on the scene found an 88-year-old victim who had been pushed to the ground by an assailant. Authorities say the woman's purse was stolen in the offense.

Officers have described the suspect as a white male, approximately 5-feet-10-inches tall with dark hair. The suspect was wearing a white shirt at the time of the offense.

Police say he was last seen running towards the area of Midpines and Cottingham Drive.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact the Sharonville Police Department at 513-563-1147 or Crime Stoppers at 513-352-3040.

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