Metrobus robbery: Man shows gun, steal's woman's purse

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Police are asking for the public's help to identify a man who allegedly stole a woman's purse while riding a Metrobus Wednesday morning.

Police say the man showed a gun and stole the purse on board the W6 bus near the intersection of Stanton Road and Elvans Road SE. It happened just before 9 a.m.

Anyone with information should call police at at (202) 962-2121.