The suspect ran toward the Brookhaven/Oglethorpe MARTA station, the incident report stated. He was not identified but was described as 6 feet tall with a thick build and short hair.
The victim said he took her red Prada purse, which contained her wallet and several credit cards.
The apartment management company, MAA, sent an email to residents Monday informing them about the incident and reminding them to stay cautious and alert.
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