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Police investigate series of purse snatchings in downtown Vancouver

Vancouver Police say they are investigating nine purse snatchings in the downtown core over the past month and a half.

Police say the first of nine robberies and attempts happened on October 30, and the last robbery occurred on December 12. 58 more words


Recognize this guy? West Allis police say he could be connected to string of purse thefts

WEST ALLIS (WITI) — West Allis police hope you can help identify a person possibly connected to a string of purse thefts.

Officials say these crimes have happened at a store parking lot near Highway 100 and Cleveland as well as some businesses in the City of Brookfield. 36 more words


Police: Elderly Woman Dragged 30 Feet During Purse Snatching In Wilmington

WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS) – Police say they’ve arrested a Wilmington woman for stealing an elderly woman’s purse and dragging her for 30 feet in the process. 227 more words


EXCLUSIVE: Bucks County Purse-Snatching Victim Speaks To CBS3

By Diana Rocco

BENSALEM, Pa., (CBS) — The video shows a man stalking women in a grocery store parking lot. He follows one, then shifts direction when he finds an easier target — a woman loading groceries into her trunk, seemingly unaware. 358 more words


Police: Thief Knocks Down Elderly Woman, Steals Her Purse In South Jersey

BURLINGTON CITY, N.J. (CBS) — Police are searching for the man who pushed down an elderly woman and then stole her purse in Burlington City, New Jersey. 173 more words


Gunman Fires Shot During Attempted Purse Snatching

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NEAR HOLLYWOOD (CBSMiami) — Seminole police are searching for two men who attempted to rob a couple at gunpoint and a shot was fired. 122 more words