Florence Police investigate robbery in Hobby Lobby parking lot

Shoals CrimeStoppers
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FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Florence Police continue to check leads in an armed robbery that happened in the Hobby Lobby parking lot last night on Florence Boulevard.

According to investigators, the robbery happened just after 7:30 p.m. as a woman was walking to her car.

Police say the man was wearing a dark hoodie and grabbed the woman’s purse and pushed a gun into her back.

Police believe the man left in a dark-colored car, possibly maroon.  The vehicle didn’t have a tag.

If you have any information on this robbery, please call the Shoals Area CrimeStoppers Tip Line at (256) 386-8685.