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Police searching for suspect in Kailua robbery

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KAILUA (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu police are looking for a man who robbed a woman at gunpoint while she was sitting in her car.

According to officials, the incident happened just before 5 p.m. Wednesday in Kailua.

Police say the 39-year-old woman was sitting in her parked car when a man got into her car on the passenger side. He then brandished a gun and demanded that the woman drive.

The suspect then took the woman's purse. A few minutes later, the suspect ordered the woman to pull over. He then fled on foot with the victim's purse.

Police are still looking for the suspect.

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