Woman walking home shot, robbed

Suspect sought in shooting, robbery on Cinnamon Creek

Published On: Aug 06 2012 07:34:24 AM CDT   Updated On: Aug 06 2012 08:45:29 AM CDT

A woman was hospitalized late Sunday night after police say she was robbed and shot on the Northwest Side.

Officers responded to the shooting around 10:30 p.m. in the 8700 block of Cinnamon Creek.

According to officers, the victim was walking to her apartment when a man approached her, pulled out a gun and opened fire. The suspect then fled with the woman's purse.

A relative rushed her to University Hospital, and she was expected to recover, police said. The suspect remained at-large Monday morning.