UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:54am
TEMPLE -- Temple police now searching for a man who threatened and robbed a woman while she was sitting in her car.
It happened around 2:30 this morning near the 100 block of West Garfield Avenue when a man came up to her car, said he had a gun and demanded her purse.
"No gun was seen and the victim was not injured, but the man was able to get her purse from her and then flee to the west on foot," Sgt. Brad Hunt, Temple Police Department spokesperson said.
She then went to the Cefco on North 3rd Street to call police.
Temple police are looking for a black male with a medium build, about 5 foot 10, last seen wearing a dark blue shirt, jean shorts and a black head covering.
If you have any information please contact Temple Police at (254) 298- 5500