At around 6 p.m. on Monday evening, officers responded to a report of a robbery in the parking lot of the M&T Bank located at 178 Jennifer Road, which is adjacent to the Westfield Annapolis Mall.
Upon arriving at the scene, police spoke with the female victim who said that, as she was getting out of her vehicle, an unknown male approached her from behind, pushed her to the ground and took her purse.
The victim sustained a minor ankle injury as a result of the incident.
The male fled the scene on foot in an unknown direction.
Because the suspect approached from behind, the victim was unable to obtain any type physical description of the suspect.
The investigation continues ongoing at this hour.