RED BANK - A New Jersey Transit employee was robbed at gunpoint while standing outside the Red Bank train station, police say.

The employee was reportedly standing in the area between the tracks and the train station Tuesday around 7 a.m. when a man holding a gun took her purse.

Her cellphone and wallet were inside. She was not hurt.

The suspect was wearing a dark hoodie and a jacket at the time of the robbery.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call the New Jersey Transit Police.