Surprise Police searching for robbery suspect

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Surprise Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a man suspected of robbing two women earlier this month. By Andrew Michalscheck Surprise Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a man suspected of robbing two women earlier this month. By Andrew Michalscheck

SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Surprise Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a man suspected of robbing two women earlier this month.

Authorities said the suspect attacked a woman outside of her home on the evening of June 6. The man took the woman’s purse and fled in a silver, four-door passenger car that was parked close to the woman’s home.

A short time later, the man robbed a second woman.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 5 feet 7 inches to 5 feet 9 inches tall. The man weighs around 180 pounds and has a goatee. He was last seen wearing a gray tank top and dark pants.

Anyone with any information can contact the detective assigned to the case directly at 623-222-4289. People can also remain anonymous by calling Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.