An elderly woman was transported to the Guam Regional Medical City for injuries she sustained during a strong-arm robbery that occurred Sunday morning.

According to Guam Police Department spokesperson Officer Berlyn Savella, the woman was walking along the sidewalk by Pinoy Express on Kayen Chando in Dededo when the man grabbed her bag and fled. The suspect ran towards a vehicle and fled towards the Pay-Less Supermarket and Paradise Fitness Center area.

Savella says the investigation is ongoing and follow-ups are being conducted to get a better description of the suspect and the vehicle. If you have any information about this incident, you are urged to call GPD.