A 23-year-old woman was robbed in east Nashville late Thursday night as she was entering her home.
Police stated the woman was approached from behind by a white male just before 11 p.m. in the 2300 block of Oak Court.
The suspect, armed with a handgun, forced her inside the home then stole her purse before fleeing on foot toward Eastland Avenue.
No one was injured.
The suspect was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, gloves and bandana to cover his face.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information regarding the crime is urged to contact Metro police at 615-862-8600.