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Anchorage Police Department
Monday October 9th, 2017 :: 02:05 p.m. AKDT


Parking lot armed robbery suspect search; victim hit in head with gun

On 10/9/17 at 12:58 p.m., Dispatch received a report of a robbery at Shockwave Trampoline Park (3101 Penland Parkway).
When officers arrived at the scene, they found a female victim in the parking lot who had been struck in the head with a gun. The victim was walking to her vehicle when the suspect came up from behind her and demanded her purse. When the victim refused, the suspect hit her on the head, took her pink purse and ran off. She was treated at the scene for a minor injury to the head.
The suspect is described as an adult black male in his 30’s, approximately 6’00” and wearing all black (black hoody and pants).
If you have any information about this investigation, including surveillance video, please call APD Dispatch at 786-8900 (press “0” to speak with an operator).  To remain anonymous you may contact Crime Stoppers at 561-STOP or online at
APD Case: 17-41501

Anchorage Police Department
716 W 4th Ave
Anchorage, AK 99501

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 907-786-8900

MJ Thim
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