A 54-year-old woman was robbed in Burbank Thursday of more than $1,000 in cash shortly after leaving a Bank of America, police said.
The robbery took place after the woman left the bank in the 3400 block of West Magnolia Blvd.
The suspect was described as a white man with black hair, 30 to 35 years old and about 5 feet, 7 inches tall. He was wearing a striped shirt and blue jeans.
Police say he grabbed her in an alley in the 1800 block of Hollywood Way at around 6:30 p.m., hit her shoulder and upper back and yanked her purse, said Burbank Police Sgt. Darin Ryburn.