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Woman talks about terrifying purse snatching: 'Shocking how fast it happened'

The victim of a terrifying purse snatching outside a Mansfield store spoke to FOX 8 News on Thursday.

“I always put my purse next to where I’m putting the groceries in the trunk first, and the lady came up and said, ‘How do you get to Columbus? 380 more words


Video shows thief steal woman's purse, drive away as victim hangs onto car

MANSFIELD, Ohio- A 68-year-old woman was putting groceries in the back of her SUV at the Walmart on Possum Run Road in Mansfield when a car pulled up and the driver, who had four small children inside, asked for directions to nearby I-71. 356 more words


Sing, Memory! Part II: "Nicole"

Lately I’ve been writing about music more, here on Roni Sez. Which must have opened up some channel in my memory bank — all of a sudden, I find myself writing down or typing out memories associated with songs that come on the radio or the computer. 208 more words

Be Cautious While traveling

About a month ago some young people we know were traveling with an aunt in Italy and suffered a serious pickpocket event. The aunt was carrying a handbag while they were out sightseeing and later discovered that her wallet was stolen. 592 more words


3 thieves steal 2 purses within 1 hour

NEW ORLEANS – Two purse snatchings occurred yesterday afternoon within one hour and just blocks apart.

Two men and a woman approached a 91-year-old woman from behind in the 4900 block of Carondelet Street at 2:55 p.m. 91 more words


Man booked for dragging woman, stealing purse in the Marigny

NEW ORLEANS — A 29-year-old man is behind bars, accused of trying to drag a woman into a vehicle before stealing her purse and violently slamming her to the ground in the Marigny. 175 more words


Woman's purse snatched in Greensboro shopping center parking lot

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Two days before Christmas, Angela Updegrove was at the Wendover Place Shopping Center in Greensboro finishing up some last-minute shopping.

She parked her car near Dick’s Sporting Goods. 328 more words