Police: Woman wielding sharp object robs Sunset Novelties


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Police are searching for a woman they say robbed a Sunset Novelties on Argyle Forest Boulevard on Monday afternoon.

According to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, the woman, pictured in surveillance images released by police, came into the store at 2 p.m. and waited for customers to leave before approaching an employee behind the counter and demanding cash while using a sharp object as a weapon.

The employee opened the cash register and the woman grabbed money, police said.

The woman ran out of the business and was seen getting in the passenger side of a white pickup truck.

Anyone with any information on the identity or location of the woman is asked to contact the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office at 904-630-0500 or email JSOCrimeTips@jaxsheriff.org. To remain anonymous and receive a possible reward up to $3,000, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.