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Police: Man snatches woman's purse from behind her in Longwood

Police say a man is wanted for snatching a woman's purse from behind her in Longwood last Saturday.

News 12 Staff

Dec 21, 2019, 6:06 PM

Updated 1,643 days ago

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Police say a man is wanted for snatching a woman's purse from behind her in Longwood last Saturday.
They say the incident happened at the intersection of Bruckner Boulevard and Whitlock Avenue.
Police say a man approached the 31-year-old woman and stole the purse. The victim was not injured.
The man was caught on camera searching through a wallet as he walks. Police say it's not clear if that's from the stolen purse.
Police say the purse contained the victim's ID card, credit card and $200.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.
 


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