Beaumont Police Detective Division arrested 28 year old Trent Dion Land for the for the robbery of an individual that occurred Friday, October 11, 2019 at 5:45 PM in the Target parking lot located at 5850 Eastex.
On Friday, October 11, 2019 at 5:45 p.m., a man followed a woman walking to her car in the Target parking lot, located at 5850 Eastex. When she got to her car, the suspect ran up behind her, pushed her into a nearby vehicle, snatched her purse from the shopping cart and fled on foot. …
The victim described the suspect as a young adult, dark complected black male, approximately 6’0, with a thin build, short hair possibly with an orange spot in the front. He was wearing a black jacket and black pants.
Shortly after the Robbery, the victim’s credit cards were used at Champs and a perfume store inside Parkdale Mall. Detectives are following up with these stores to obtain additional video footage.
Anyone with information about this crime or the identity of the suspect is asked to call Beaumont Police at 409-832-1234 or Southeast Texas Crime Stoppers at 409-833-TIPS (8477).
The Beaumont Police Department would like to remind our citizens to remain vigilant, it is believed that this suspect was lurking in the Target parking lot for some time, looking for a victim to rob. Always be aware of your surroundings and if you see something, say something.