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Strangers Step In After Broad-Daylight Purse Snatching In Woodbury, Long Island

WOODBURY, Long Island, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Strangers came to the rescue on Long Island this week, when they saw two women in need following a wild purse snatching. 389 more words


Purse-Snatcher Goes Wild With Victim's Credit Card

DENVER (CBS4) – Police in Denver would like the public’s help identifying a man suspected in a purse-snatching.

According to police, the man stole a woman’s purse from Regency Student Housing located at 3900 North Elati Street on May 6. 89 more words


Police searching for suspect wanted in downtown robbery

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Police are searching for a robber they say pulled a gun out on two people in downtown St. Louis overnight.

Authorities are keeping their eyes peeled for that suspect, who they say may still be armed. 84 more words


Louisville Purse Snatching Suspect Sketch Released

LOUISVILLE, Colo. (CBS4) – Police in Louisville have released a sketch of a man they say physically assaulted a woman and stole her purse.

The attack happened at the post office at 566 S. 132 more words


Father Hoping For New Leads In His Daughter’s Fatal Shooting In Philadelphia

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — One year after a woman was killed during a purse-snatching on the streets of Philadelphia, the suspect is still on the run. 336 more words


Gibsonville man tries to snatch 70-year-old woman's purse; she refuses to let go

GREENSBORO, N.C. — A Gibsonville man is accused of trying to snatch a 70-year-old woman’s purse in a Walmart parking lot, but she wouldn’t let it go. 150 more words


Alleged purse snatcher nabbed by passing funeral procession

SAN ANTONIO, TX – And now, a story from the funeral beat. And by funeral beat, we mean funeral “beat down”.

Joe Carpenter’s bad luck was to be caught beating on an elderly woman just as a funeral procession was passing by. 153 more words