Man sought after robbing woman at gunpoint in Jefferson County

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man suspected in an armed robbery.

It happened Tuesday in the 12000 block of West Harvard Avenue.

According to authorities, a woman was walking to her vehicle about 6:40 a.m. when a man driving a black Volkswagen SUV parked in front of her vehicle and approached her with a gun.

He then stole her purse and wallet, the sheriff’s office said.

The man then attempted to use a stolen credit card at several locations in the Denver metro area, the sheriff’s office said.

Anyone who recognizes the man or has information is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 303-271-5612.

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