STORM LAKE, Ia -- Police in Storm Lake are asking for public help identifying a suspect in an attempted robbery Monday night.
According to a police report, a woman was walking to work at about 9:40 PM when she passed two men in the 500 block of East 1st St. in Storm Lake.
One of the men then tried to grab her purse.
The woman described the suspect as a black man, about 5' 10" tall, with a medium build, between 30 and 40-years-old.
He was wearing a red bandanna, had a thin mustache with facial stubble and was with another black man who was believed to be drinking at the time.
After the incident police say the woman continued to her place of work, kept her purse and wasn't hurt.
If you know anything about what happened, please call the Storm Lake Police Department at: (712) 732 - 8010.