Richmond police search for person of interest in an elderly attack

Posted by Terry Alexander

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond police are trying to find the person who attacked an elderly woman.

Authorities say 22 year old Lynell Alexander is a person of interest in the assault.

It happened at 3 p.m. Thursday, in the 2300 block of East Main Street.

Authorities say the 76 year old woman was loading groceries in her car, when a man hit her, stole her purse drove off.

If you can help them find Alexander, call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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