Fremont woman maced, mugged in front of home

Police are looking for a suspect that robbed a woman in front of her residence in Fremont Wednesday.

According to police, the victim was walking up to her home in the 2000 block of Abaca Way when a suspect pulled her to ground, maced her face and took her purse.

Police said the suspect fled in an awaiting vehicle, and responding officers were unable to locate neither the suspect nor the vehicle.

The suspect was described as a Hispanic man in his 20s around five feet five inches tall, 160 pounds with a shaved head. He was last seen wearing a dark hoodie and entered a white or silver sedan.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Officer Contrada at (510) 790-6800.