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Police looking for victim of purse snatching in Vancouver

Police are looking for a woman whose purse was snatched downtown by a man on a bike early Saturday night.

Officers scared the thief by turning on their sirens, so he dropped the bag and fled north. 64 more words


Troopers Investigating Purse Snatching in Union County

Update (11/25/15) — Police identified the two suspects as Chrystal Converse, 29, and Francesca Gregorio, 29, both of Canton.

Investigators believe the two also stole a purse from another elderly woman at the Buckhorn Walmart on November 15. 58 more words


'Felony Lane Gang' Members Wanted For Stealing Purses From Cars In Oakland County [VIDEO]

INDEPENDENCE TWP. (WWJ) – Oakland County authorities are looking for help to identify alleged gang members wanted for stealing purses out of vehicles.

According to sheriff’s officials, the latest victim, last Friday evening, took her child into the Learning Experience Daycare center in the 7000-block of Sashabaw Rd. 230 more words


Police seek public's help in finding gas station purse snatcher

MILLCREEK, Utah — A surveillance camera in Millcreek, caught a brazen theft at a gas station Tuesday morning.

The video showed a suspect pull up next to a woman pumping gas at Smith’s gas station, 4500 S. 398 more words


Surrey man charged in connection with Chinatown purse snatching

Vancouver Police say they have nabbed an alleged purse snatcher after a string of recent robberies in Chinatown.

Around 3 p.m. Tuesday, police spotted a man robbing an 85-year-old woman at Gore Avenue and Keefer Street. 307 more words


Purse snatching suspect sought in Norfolk

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Police are looking for a man who stole a purse from a 40-year-old women at a Shop-N-Go.

The crime happened on Monday, October 5 shortly after 7:45 p.m. 98 more words

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Weekend purse-snatching part of rising crime trend against visitors

Honolulu police said a female visitor from Japan was standing on the side of the road near Kualoa Ranch Sunday morning when someone inside a vehicle reached out for the woman’s purse. 421 more words