Horrifying video shows a woman walking home in North Lauderdale when a man robs her in broad daylight. Luckily, a neighbor filmed incident on his cellphone.
According to the Broward Sheriff’s Office, Maria Cruz was walking home around 5:20 p.m. Wednesday when the unidentified man approached her from behind along Southwest 16th Court.
The suspect brandished a gun and stole her backpack and her LG G Stylo cellphone.
Neighbor Kieth Bankston who had a history of working in law enforcement,began recording the man when he noticed the peculiar manner in which the suspect was approaching her.
The suspect is described as a black male about 5 feet, 10 inches tall. He was wearing a black hoodie, a white T-Shirt, red basketball shorts, black socks and black and white slippers. He was last seen in a gold colored Saturn, that apparently was driven by a getaway driver.
If you have any information on this crime, call Broward County Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS. Remember, you can always remain anonymous, and you may be eligible for a $3,000 reward.