Delray police seek men who injured, robbed elderly woman at Walgreens

A surveillance image of two men who allegedly robbed an elderly woman in Delray Beach on Friday, June 23, 2017. Police are looking for the men. (Delray Beach Police Department)

 

DELRAY BEACH — City police are looking for two men captured on video knocking an elderly woman to the ground and robbing her Friday afternoon at a local Walgreens, the Delray Beach Police Department reports.

The strong-armed robbery happened around noon in the parking lot of the Walgreens on Atlantic Avenue east of Military Trail. Two men approached the elderly woman, forcefully took her purse and knocked her to the ground, police say.

The woman was treated by Delray Beach Fire Rescue for minor injuries.

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A surveillance image of dark blue Honda used to flee the scene of a strong-armed robbery in Delray Beach on Friday, June 22, 2017. Police are seeking the vehicle and the men involved in the robbery. (Delray Beach Police Department)

Police released images of the two men captured by surveillance camera. They fled in a newer model, dark blue Honda Accord sedan with the Florida tag “CZZ Z67” driven by a third person, according to police.

Investigators believe the vehicle, yet to be recovered, was stolen from Boynton Beach on Thursday.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Delray Beach Police Department.