POSTED: Wednesday, October 3, 2012 --- 9:55 a.m.
From the Madison Police Department:
10/03/2012 - 2:01 AM
1700 block Northport Dr.
Male, white, 30-35 years old, 5'10" to 6'1", slightly heavy build, short "buzzed" blond or light brown hair, wearing a baby blue hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.
Female, age 34, Madison
A robber ripped the purse off the shoulder of a woman who was walking in the 1700 block of Northport Dr. early this morning. The victim, a 34-year old Madison woman, said the mugger also threatened her with bodily harm before running westbound. She described her purse as being brown leather and made by Fossil.