NEW BEDFORD — Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect in a Sept. 23 robbery at Gallery 65, 65 William St.

A witness told police that a woman entered the store, demanded money and reached into a drawer and stole money. The suspect was described as a black woman in her 20s, about 5'6'' with a slim build and blemishes on her face, with blue fingernails, dry, chapped lips and wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt and orange pants, police said.

The suspect kept one hand in her sweatshirt pocket, indicating she might have a weapon, police said. She fled the store and headed west on William Street.

Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to call Detective Tyrone Jones at 508-991-6320.