By LeaAnne Klentzman
Monday morning, August 29, between 9:30 and 10:00 a.m. a woman shopping at the Food Town off Eldridge Road was robbed. The incident occurred after the shopper left the store and was headed back to her Stafford home.
According to authorities, as the woman traveled eastbound on Jess Pirtle Boulevard, she began to experience car trouble, by the time she was at Industrial, her car was disabled.
Once the car was stopped along the side of the road, she got out to see what was wrong. A white man driving a white van pulled over and offered to help.
Immediately, the driver of the van produced a pistol and demanded the woman’s valuable’s. The man got out of his truck and looted her car as well as forcing her to give him a ring on her finger.
The unknown man drove away in the white van.The victim was not physically injured according to police.
The only details available at press time are that of a white male, driving a white van.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Sugar Land police Department.