Police are searching for a male suspect after a woman says she was assaulted and robbed at a Cambridge Tim Hortons. on Friday night.

Police responded to the coffee shop at the corner of Dundas Street North and Hespeler Road at 6:45 p.m. 

The woman told police she was in the parking lot when she was assaulted and her purse was stolen.

The suspect is described as a white man, six feet six inches tall, with a thin build and a light coloured goatee. He was wearing a dark hoodie and dark pants.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.