PINE BLUFF, Ark. (KTHV) -- Pine Bluff police are asking for the public’s help in finding a man who they say robbed at least two women.

The first incident happened Monday morning at the Walmart at 5501 South Olive.

Officers say the suspect was armed with a gun and possibly tried to shoot an elderly woman while trying to steal her purse.

A short time later, the same man robbed another woman at the Super One Foods on Harding.

The suspect’s car was located by police abandoned in an unknown location.

Anyone with information regarding the identity of this person is asked to call the Pine Bluff Police Detective Division at (870)730-2090 or the Dispatch Center at (870)541-5300.