Woman reports mugging in southwest Minot

A woman reported to police that a man stole her purse and all of its contents just after 10 a.m. Thursday in southwest Minot.

According to a press release issued by the Minot Police Department, the man demanded the purse and she gave it to him before he ran away from the scene. No suspect has been identified and there is no further information being released at this time.

Minot police request that people call in to report any suspicious activity or person.