Police arrested a Beaumont man Monday following an attempted robbery at Parkdale Mall.ont.

Bryan Bridges, 28, of Little Rock, AR, forcefully opened the drivers side of a woman's vehicle and demanded money after she had pulled into the parking lot according to Beaumont Police.

The woman was able to drive away from Bridges without injury and without giving him any cash police said.

Several witnesses kept an eye on the suspect and were able to give a description to officers who caught up with and arrested Bridges near the Habanero Grill along Eastex Freeway just North of the mall.

Bond was set for Bridges, who is being held at the Jefferson Country Correctional Center on a charge of attempted robbery, at $20,000 on Tuesday morning.

Police suggest that shoppers be careful and stay aware of their surroundings while doing their holiday shopping.