Greenville dispatchers say a gunman robbed a woman of her purse Thursday night at Pirates Cove apartments off of 10th Street. It happened about 10:30 p.m. The suspect is described as wearing all black carrying a black gun.
Police say they set up a perimeter and searched for the suspect with a K-9, but were unsuccessful.
Pirates Cove is a popular apartment complex among ECU students, who are in the process now of moving back into the area.
Anyone with information is asked to call Pitt-Greenville Crime Stoppers at (252) 758-7777.