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Police: Louis Vuitton purse taken in early-morning robbery

Columbus police are looking for a suspect known as "Boo Man" in connection with an armed robbery this weekend at a convenience store on Cusseta Road.

A 28-year-old woman carrying a Louis Vuitton purse and wallet worth about $500 was robbed at gunpoint after 1 a.m. Sunday at Jeff's Fine Foods, investigators said. A police report says the suspect pointed a .45-caliber pistol at the woman's head and made off with her purse.

Police described the suspect as a black man between 5 foot 6 and 5 foot 9, weighing about 170 pounds. He has low-cut hair, "straight white teeth" and was last seen wearing a black hoodie, black sweat pants and black shoes.

Call 706-653-3400 to report information to police.

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