MANATEE -- A woman was robbed of her purse at gunpoint late Monday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
About 10:15 p.m., the woman had just arrived in the 300 block of Springdale Drive, Bradenton, when she opened her vehicle door and was confronted by a man who stuck a pistol in her face, according to a news release.
The man didn't say anything and then snatched a purse from her, the sheriff's office said. The woman was not hurt.
The suspect fled to the east, according to the report.