Menlo Park police are looking for a man who reportedly robbed a pedestrian at gunpoint of his jewelry and money in the Willows neighborhood of Menlo Park at around 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 18, then got into a waiting car and fled the scene.
The robbery occurred near Laurel Avenue and Durham Street, Sgt. Ron Prickett of the Menlo Park Police Department said in a statement. The victim was walking with another person at the time; both were East Palo Alto residents, according to Sgt. Prickett.
The police report did not include any mention of injuries to the pedestrians.
The suspect in the robbery was described as a black man in his 20s, about 5 feet 11 inches, and of medium build, police said. His accomplice, who drove the getaway car, a green four-door Toyota from the 1990s, was described as a black woman, also in her 20s, police said.
Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to call 330-6300 or the anonymous tip line at 330-6395.