Cops seek senior in Stanton purse snatch

By Peter MacArthur 10:47am, February 8, 2013
State Police are seeking a senior as a suspect in a Stanton purse snatching.

Police say a black man between 65 and 75 years old stole a 43 year old woman's purse as she waited at a bus stop on West Newport Pike at First State Boulevard.

The woman reportedly had the purse lying on a bench but had the strap on her shoulder, when the man came up behind her and snatched it.

He took off on foot. The victim wasn't hurt.


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