Ferndale — Police are on the lookout for a man who robbed a Ferndale woman early Monday evening.
According to reports, the robbery occurred at about 7 p.m. near the corner of Paxton Street, south of Vester Road.
The victim, 52, told police she had been at the Ferndale Library and was walking home when a man threatened her with a knife.
The woman said the robber said he would cut her if she didn’t hand over her money. After the robbery the attacker ran off on foot.
According to the victim, the robber was dressed in all black and was wearing a parka-type jacket with a hood wrapped tightly around his head and face.
The woman said he was clean-shaven, but she was unable to give an approximate height and weight of her assailant.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Ferndale Police Department at (248) 541-3650.