According to Corbin Police Detective Bill Rose, police were called to the scene about 5:20 p.m.
The victim told police that she had been sitting in the passenger seat of a vehicle when the male suspect approached and took her purse. The male was armed with a hand gun.
The male then got into a black SUV, driven by a female and fled the scene.
The male is described as a white, 5’11” to 6’ tall, slim build, and short hair or bald.
The victim was unable to give a description of the female. However, the suspects were captured on store security cameras as was the SUV.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Corbin Police at 528-1122. Callers may remain anonymous.