Elkhart County Sheriff's Department

Officers Respond to Robbery 11.29.2018

Friday, November 30, 2018

Officers Respond to Robbery

ELKHART- The Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect who was involved in a robbery that occurred yesterday evening in the Overlook Apartment complex in Elkhart.

On Thursday, November 29, 2018 at approximately 7:34pm, 37 year old Danielle Jackson had exited from her vehicle in the 58000 block of Ravenwood Blvd.  After exiting from her vehicle, she was approached by a black male suspect who displayed a firearm and took her purse from her.  During the process of taking her purse, the suspect struck her in the face with the firearm, causing a small laceration.  The suspect, who is described as a black male between 5’4” and 5’7” tall with a medium build and wearing dark clothing, then fled on foot to a dark colored minivan which was then seen traveling northbound from the immediate area. 

Anyone with information about this Robbery and/or the suspect(s) involved should contact the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department at 574-533-4151. Those who wish to leave a crime tip should visit the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department’s webpage at www.elkhartcountysheriff.com and click “Submit a Tip”.