Port Arthur Police search for subject involved with Aggravated Robbery

Port Arthur Police Department

Port Arthur Police officers were called to Cedar Ridge Apartment complex on 9th Ave. in reference to an Aggravated Robbery on Jan. 10.  According to a press release, at approximately 5:16 p.m., officers located the victim, who advised them that a subject approached her from behind and held a knife to her back while demanding money. The victim was holding a small child and tried to get away, the suspect then put the knife to her stomach and was able to get her purse. Neither the victim nor the child was injured. Officers searched the area, but were unable to locate the suspect. Any further information should be directed towards the Port Arthur Police Criminal Investigation Division.