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Police Investigate Latest Purse-Snatching On L.I.

Women on Long Island were on alert after reports of yet another purse snatching.This time it happened as the female victim was getting into her car at Nassau Community College.

12/09/2010

Police on Long Island released this sketch of the suspect in a string of violent purse-snatchings. (credit: CBS 2)

Serial Purse-Snatchers Strike Again On Long Island

Another woman has been targeted and attacked on her driveway on Long Island, and police say it’s the same group of purse-snatching thieves who have struck throughout Nassau County.

12/01/2010

Police on Long Island released this sketch of the suspect in a string of violent purse-snatchings. (credit: CBS 2)

Cops: Serial Purse Snatchers Strike Again On L.I.

Investigators say two suspects who have allegedly been snatching purses from women on Long Island have struck again.

11/22/2010

Police on Long Island released this sketch of the suspect in a string of violent purse-snatchings. (credit: CBS 2)

$5,000 Reward Offered In L.I. Purse-Snatchings Case

The violent purse-snatchers have struck again, attacking two more women on Long Island. At least nine women have been terrorized over the past three weeks.

11/19/2010

Police on Long Island released this sketch of the suspect in a string of violent purse-snatchings. (credit: CBS 2)

Violent Purse-Snatchers Terrorize Elderly On L.I.

Police are searching on Long Island for two men who have gone on a violent purse-snatching spree, terrorizing at least seven senior citizens.

11/18/2010