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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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