Bossier City Police arrested a Shreveport man they say tried to rob a 69-year-old woman while she sat in her car in a shopping center parking lot.
Marcus Smith, 41 is charged with attempted armed robbery with a firearm.
The victim tells police she had just gotten into her car in the Walmart parking lot on Airline Dr. a little after 3pm Monday when Smith opened the front passenger door and jumped into the seat.
She says he was armed and demanded money, but then jumped out of the car and ran away.
She blew the horn, police came and they arrested Smith outside the nearby Ryan Restaurant.
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