MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Miami-Dade Police are on the search for a man accused of robbing a postal worker earlier this month.
Police released a sketch of the person they are looking for.READ MORE: South Florida Family Encourages Booster Shots After Vaccinated Relative Dies Of COVID-19
According to police, the victim, Scharmaine Taylor,was delivering mail on January 9 at approximately 1:30 p.m.
When she entered her postal vehicle, at 3120 S.W. 65th Avenue, a man approached her to ask a question. The man allegedly lunged at her causing a brief struggle to ensue.READ MORE: 'Unacceptable,' South Florida Haitian Leaders Outraged Over What Happened In Del Rio, Texas
The man was able to take the victim’s gold necklace and fled in a dark-colored vehicle.
The victim was not injured in the struggle.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 Death Toll Tops 53,000 In Florida
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Miami-Dade CrimeStoppers at (305)471-TIPS.