Friday, December 5, 2014 at 5:13pm a woman was approached by a male suspect in the Dixon Wal-Mart parking lot. As the victim attempted to enter her vehicle, the suspect pushed the victim into her vehicle, took her purse and fled the area in an unknown direction of travel. No weapon was seen during the incident.
The suspect is described as a white male of unknown age, wearing a black hoodie-style sweatshirt and baseball hat.
The Dixon Police Department encourages citizens to be especially vigilant during the holiday season and contact the police if they have safety concerns. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Dixon Police Department at (707)-678-7070.