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Woman Robbed of Her BackPack
LA MESA -- A La Mesa woman was robbed of her cell phone and backpack while walking Thursday evening on the 5600 block of Lake Park Way.
Police said the robbery occurred just after 5:30 p.m.
The woman called 911 after she was walking on Lake Park Way when the suspect pushed her down to the ground and forcibly took her backpack. The backpack was dark blue in color and contained the woman’s I-phone, cash and medications. The suspect fled towards Baltimore Drive. The woman sustained minor scrapes, but did not need medical attention.
The suspect is described as:
Black male adult, thin build, 20-30 years old, 5’9”, approximately 160 pounds, wearing a dark colored beanie hat, navy blue sweatshirt and unknown colored pants.
If you have any information on this case or others, call the La Mesa Police Department at (619) 667-1400.
You may also call Crime Stoppers’ anonymous toll-free tip line (888) 580-TIPS (or www.sdcrimestoppers.com). You can remain anonymous, and be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest in this case.