Woman wanted for stealing purses from dozens of nail salons

A woman is wanted after police say she robbed dozens of purses from women around the city. 



The NYPD says the woman enters nail salons around the city while victims are getting their nails done, then grabs their purses and runs off. 



They say the most recent robbery happened at Sassy Nails on 719 Morris Park Ave. in Van Nest in November.



They say the woman has taken purses from over 13 salons around the city.



Along with cash, police say the suspect uses the victims' credit cards to go shopping.



Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.


sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."