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Purse snatching pair apprehended for preying on women in stores

BELLEVILLE, IL (KTVI) – Some folks may find it hard to believe that in 2015 people are still leaving purses unprotected – a tempting site for someone who needs cash fast. 78 more words

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63-year-old woman recalls purse snatching

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A 63-year-old woman shared her side of a brazen east Memphis robbery. The woman was robbed in the parking garage of the Crescent Center, located at Poplar Avenue and Ridgeway, last week. 307 more words

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63-year-old woman's purse stolen at the Crescent Center

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Police say a suspect is on the run after robbing a 63-year-old woman in broad daylight. The suspect made off with her purse, but the woman didn’t give up so easily and actually took off after him. 199 more words

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Woman, Male Accomplice Sought in Violent Purse-Snatching in Gardena

Police in Gardena were asking for the public’s help Tuesday identifying a couple who robbed and beat a woman as she was walking from her car to work. 203 more words

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Youth arrested in downtown purse-snatchings, second suspect sought

WATCH ABOVE: Teen boy arrested after string of purse-snatchings

TORONTO – Toronto police have arrested a youth in connection to a series of violent purse-snatchings in the downtown Toronto area over the weekend that prompted a public safety alert. 166 more words

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