Oakland, California – A thief smashed a car window, climbed into the vehicle and robbed a female driver who was stuck in traffic in broad daylight.
The robbery took place on July 7 after the woman had just left a nearby bank.
The victim, who wants to remain anonymous, told ABC 7 News she thought she was going to be killed and didn’t leave her house for several days after the robbery.
ABC 7 (KGO) reported:
Brazen video out of Oakland shows the moments a woman robbed and her car broken into while driving along Broadway in the middle of the day.
Surveillance video used in The Oakland Police Department’s investigation of the incident shows a man jump out of a white sedan and attempt to break the woman’s passenger side window. He then smashes the back passenger side window and climbs inside to steal her purse and backpack.
The woman was understandably shaken, even several days following