Police searching for person who stole woman's necklace at a PHX mall

Posted at 5:09 PM, Aug 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-27 21:47:07-04

Police are continuing their search for a robbery suspect in Phoenix.

Officers were called to Desert Sky Mall, near Thomas Road and 75th Avenue, on July 6, 2016 after receiving reports about a robbery.

According to a police spokesperson, a teenage male ran up to a woman and yanked her necklace off. Police say the suspect then jumped into a waiting getaway car outside.

The man is described as being about 17 years old, 150 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. A description of the driver is unknown, but he or she was driving a grey PT Cruiser.

Anyone with information about the incident or the suspects’ whereabouts are urged to call Silent Witness as 480-948-6377.