The victim parked her car in the rear of 200 N. Main Street at around 7:20pm on Tuesday. When she got of the vehicle she recognized the man standing in front of her. He had just been standing behind her in line at a gas station 10 minutes earlier. He asked her to give him all of her money. The suspect then grabbed her purse and threw her to the ground.
The victim's wallet fell out of the purse. The victim says the suspect grabbed it and then ran away. The victim was not injured during the robbery.
The suspect is described as a black male with dreadlocks. He is 20-30 years old and about 6 feet tall with a medium build. Call the St. Charles Police Department if you have any information about this crime at 636-949-3320. Call anonymously through St. Charles Crime Stoppers at 636-949-3333.