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Police Investigate Second Elderly Purse-Snatching in Pennsville

PENNSVILLE Twp., N.J., (CBS) – Police are investigating a second purse-snatching incident in Pennsville Township, Salem County.

Around 1 p.m. Friday, Pennsville Police say an elderly woman was followed into the Pennsville Acme at the 200 block of N. 230 more words

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Crisis-related crimes skyrocketing in Italy

According to Italian consumers’ association Codacons, the crisis is greatly increasing the number of thefts, larcenies, robberies and purse-snatches in the country.

For example, house larcenies in Italy increased by 65 percent between 2010 and 2013, while the goods stolen every year by shoplifter are valued 3 billion euros. 57 more words

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Good Samaritans Take Down Alleged Purse Snatcher

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Good Samaritans helped take down an alleged purse snatcher as he ran away from the victim.

The victim said she walked past a man at NE 82nd Street and NE 3rd Avenue Sunday afternoon and then felt her purse get pulled from her shoulder.  119 more words

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Police Search for Purse Snatcher Caught on Camera

PAINESVILLE TOWNSHIP, OH — The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is looking for the man accused of trying to snatch a purse from an elderly woman at a grocery store. 121 more words

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