Police Look For Serial Purse Snatcher In Brighton Beach
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Police are searching for a man they say snatched purses from four women in Brooklyn last month.
Police on Saturday said the man forcibly took the women’s purses in the Brighton Beach neighborhood on Jan. 21, 24, 25 and 29.
They say his victims include two 61-year-old women, a 71-year-old woman and a 75-year-old woman.
IIn all cases police say the women reported minor injuries.
Police ask anyone with information to call their confidential crime stoppers hotline at 800-577-TIPS.
You May Also Be Interested In These Stories
- Jury Selection Wraps Up In Etan Patz Murder Case; Opening Arguments Set For Friday
- Police: Gas Station Attendant Found Shot To Death At Jericho BP Station
- Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing On Route 23 In West Milford, N.J.
- Investigation Finds City-Funded Legal Group Participated In Rap Video Advocating Cop Killings
(TM and © Copyright 2014 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2014 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)