JPD: Man hits woman with gun and steals possessions

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Jonesboro police are investigating a robbery where a man hit a woman on the head with his gun before getting away with her possessions.

In an incident report, police said a woman gave the suspect a ride home after he gave her a few dollars.

She drove the suspect to the Melrose Apartments where he went into the apartment to get a few dollars.

When he came back to the car, he had a silver, semi-automatic mid-sized handgun and told the woman to give him her phone, wallet and phone.

The report said the man then hit the woman in the head with the gun, threatened to shoot her and took the woman's possessions.

Officers said the suspect was a man about 5-foot-8 with a stocky build.

At the time of the report, police were still looking for the suspect.

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