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Suspect In Concord Mall Purse Snatching Now Facing Murder Charges

CONCORD (KPIX) – Contra Costa County prosecutors plan to file a murder charge against a man suspected in a purse snatching.

Investigators say Otto Halafihi attacked a 93-year-old woman and her caretaker in May at the Sun Valley Mall in Concord. 29 more words


Concord Elderly Purse Snatching Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

CONCORD (CBS SF) – A man accused of injuring a 93-year-old woman during a robbery in Concord earlier this month pleaded not guilty Tuesday morning to second-degree robbery and elder abuse with great bodily injury charges, according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office. 228 more words


Suspect Arrested In Brutal Purse-Snatch Robbery Of 93-Year-Old

CONCORD (CBS SF) — A suspect wanted in a brazen purse-snatch robbery near a bank in Concord that left a 93-year-old woman hospitalized with a broken hip has been arrested, authorities said. 278 more words


93-Year-Woman Hospitalized In Concord Purse Snatching; Suspect Sought

CONCORD (CBS SF) — A 93-year-old woman is still in the hospital after being knocked to the ground during a purse-snatch robbery Friday afternoon near a bank in Concord, police said Tuesday. 121 more words


2 Violent Purse Snatches Happen 50 Miles Apart But Are Eerily Similar

MANHATTAN BEACH (CBSLA) — The purse snatches happened days apart and 50 miles away.

But the similarities between a purse snatching in Manhattan Beach on Thursday… 241 more words

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Police search for suspect in Fairfield purse snatching

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (WTNH)– Fairfield police are searching for the man who allegedly stole a woman’s purse in the parking lot of a grocery store on Sunday afternoon. 105 more words


Burnaby man caught snatching purse faces multiple theft charges

Burnaby RCMP say they have found and charged the suspect in a series of purse-snatching incidents after catching him committing his latest theft.

Bryan McVeigh, 33, is facing three counts of robbery and one count of theft in connection to four separate purse-snatching incidents dating back to late February. 182 more words