NORTH LITTLE ROCK, ARK (KTHV) -- North Little Rock police began searching Wednesday afternoon for a man who robbed an elderly woman at gunpoint outside the community center.

The incident happened less than a quarter mile from the department on West Pershing Boulevard.

The woman told police the man took her purse and her SUV. The grey Toyota Highlander has a handicapped license plate, 261 907. The victim was not hurt. Sgt. Brian Dedrick says they are currently looking for surveillance video of the robbery.

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