HOUSTON – Houston police have shared video of the horrific moment when a Houston mother was robbed while pulling her child out of her car. They are asking the public to help find the culprit.
According to police, the robbery took place around 8:20 pm on January 15 in the 5500 block of Ariel.
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Police say the woman had just driven into the driveway of the house and was pulling her young child out of the car when an armed suspect approached her. She told police that the suspect had a gun and demanded her possessions.
In the video, the woman can be seen putting down the child car seat and handing over her backpack and mobile phone.
According to police, the suspect then got behind the wheel of the car and sped away.
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The suspect is described only as a black man wearing a black hoodie, black pants and white Adidas shoes. Police say he got into a white four-door sedan with a black rear bumper and black right front fascia.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers directly at 713-222-TIPS (8477).
texasstandard.news contributed to this report.