At approximately 12:39 a.m., police responded to a report of a robbery that occurred at Church Street and South Street in Halifax. A woman was walking in the area when a man approached and grabbed her purse. He fled the area on foot. Patrol officers and a K-9 Unit checked the area but were unable to locate the suspect. searched the area with negative results. The victim was not injured during the incident. The suspect is described as a black man in his thirties wearing a black jacket and a black toque-style hat.