Benton Police: Woman Robbed on Apartment Complex Parking Lot

Published 02/10 2014 03:58PM

Updated 02/10 2014 03:59PM

BENTON, AR (News release) - On Feb. 10 at 7 a.m., officers were called to Dogwood Lakes Apartments at 1907 Hwy 5 N in regards to an armed robbery.

Police say that upon their arrival the woman told them she was robbed at gunpoint by two suspects as the victim was walking near the front of the property. The victim told police that the suspects pulled up next to her in a gold Hyundai Elantra and a female suspect inside the car appeared to need medical attention.

The victim went on to tell police that a male suspect then asked to use the victim's phone. He then pointed a pistol towards the victim and took the victim's phone and purse. The suspects then fled the area towards Hwy 5 N, according to police.

Police describe the first suspect as being a white male with short red hair, mid-thirties and a medium build.

The second suspect is described as being a white female with long red hair, mid-thirties and a thin build.

Anybody with information related to this case is encouraged to contact the Benton Police Department (BPD) at
(501) 778-1171 or (501) 315-TIPS.

Anybody with information may also send an anonymous crime tip about this case to CRIMES (274637) with the keyword BNPD in the body of the text or click here to leave a tip.

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