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Spokane police looking for woman who shoved down, robbed elderly man

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

Spokane Police detectives are looking to the public for help identifying a robbery suspect from an incident that happened about two weeks ago on June 15. Police say the woman seen in surveillance photos pushed down a 75-year-old man and stole cash he had just withdrawn from an ATM.

Police responded to a robbery report at the Bank of America in downtown Spokane in the 600 block of west Riverside around 4 p.m. on June 15. The woman reportedly approached the elderly man and asked him for money to catch a bus. As he looked for money to give her, she tried to reach for the cash he'd just taken out of the ATM, then pushed him to the ground, grabbed the money and took off on foot.

The woman is described as white, about 20 to 30 years old with a medium build, dark brown hair in a ponytail, last seen wearing a white tank top with blue jeans, and dark colored shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Check at 509-456-2233.

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