PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police have released a sketch of the suspect wanted in connection with a shooting that injured a 75-year-old woman in December.

Authorities say the victim reported that a Hispanic male approached her and tried to grab her purse while she was walking in the alleyway on Montague Street in Northeast Philadelphia.

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When she resisted, police say the male shot her in the face with a silver handgun.

(credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

(credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

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The vehicle was last seen on video surveillance cameras heading northbound on Torresdale Avenue towards Linden Avenue and possibly getting onto northbound I-95 at Linden Avenue.

Authorities describe the suspect as a Hispanic male in his late 20s to early 30s, 5’10” tall, around 220-240 pounds with a large build,
bearded with curly sideburns and black hair.

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The FOP is offering a $5,000 reward for the arrest of the suspect and the Citizens Crime Commission is also offering $1,000 for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect.