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Woman suffers broken wrist in downtown Edmonton purse-snatching

Edmonton police are searching for a suspect after a 74-year-old woman was injured in a purse-snatching earlier this month.

On Friday, March 3, police were called to a theatre in the area of 99 Street and 102 Avenue after a woman’s purse was stolen. 81 more words


Kelowna RCMP searching for purse snatching assault suspect

The Kelowna RCMP is asking for the public’s help after two purse snatching incidents in the last 24-hours.

The first happened just before 3 p.m. in the 1600-block of Richter Street. 179 more words


Man Sentenced for Purse Snatching

MOUNT POCONO — The second of two people who stole an elderly woman’s purse in the Poconos has been sentenced.

William Hayhurst of Swiftwater was sentenced on Tuesday to nine months to three years in prison. 83 more words


3 Teens Catch Suspected Purse Thief On Long Island

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Three teenagers jumped into action on Long Island to help catch a suspected purse thief.

A 45-year-old woman was walking on Cooper Street in Hempstead around 8:30 p.m. 328 more words


Police Search for Suspect Wanted in Purse-Snatching

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – St. Louis police have released photos of a suspect wanted for a purse-snatching earlier this month in the 5600 block of Pershing. 174 more words


Two Arrested for Purse Snatching in Nanticoke

NANTICOKE — Police made an arrest in a purse snatching in Luzerne County.

Cops say they have the two men responsible for stealing a 72-year-old woman’s purse from her vehicle at the Weis Market parking lot… 39 more words


Purse snatcher arrested after knocking 80-year-old woman to the ground

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – An 80-year-old woman faced a scary situation yesterday when a man knocked her down and attempted to flee with her purse. 79 more words