Schaumburg police search for robbery suspect

October 15, 2008 9:08:14 PM PDT
A 31-year-old woman told Schaumburg police a man approached her in the lobby of an apartment building in the 1100-block of East Algonquin Road late Tuesday afternoon. She says the man came from behind, grabbed her purse and then ran off.

Police say the woman chased after him but stopped when he displayed a handgun.

The woman was not injured during the robbery.

Schaumburg Police were able to put together a composite sketch with the help of the victim.

Anyone who recognizes the man, who is believed to be in his mid 30s, are urged to call Schaumburg Police at 847-822-3586