Woman kidnapped at gunpoint from department store
February 7, 2011, 7:34 pm
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office is currently looking for a suspect who kidnapped a 72 year old woman and forced her to take money out of her own bank account. The event occurred at 2:20 p.m. on January 26 at the Ross Department Store on West Colonial Drive. The suspect is being described as a African-American female, between 40 and 50 years old. Her height is 5’ 8”, and she weighs anywhere from 165 to 170 pounds. She has brown eyes, black hair, and was last seen wearing a white sweat shirt and black dress pants. She kidnapped the victim at gunpoint and forced her to drive to her bank where she then made the victim take money out and give it to her. They then drove back to the department store where the victim was dropped off and told to go inside. After a certain amount of time passed, the victim exited the store and both the woman and the money were gone. Anyone with information on this suspect is asked to call Central Florida Crimeline at 407.423.TIPS. (407.423.8477).
Source: My Fox Orlando