purse snatchings

Police are looking for this man in connection with four purse snatchings in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Police Look For Serial Purse Snatcher In Brighton Beach

Police on Saturday said the man forcibly took the women’s purses in the Brighton Beach neighborhood on Jan. 21, 24, 25 and 29.

02/02/2014

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NJ Mother-Daughter Duo Charged For Purse Thefts

Police in Wall Township say they’ve arrested a mother-daughter duo and charged them in a series of purse snatchings.

07/12/2012

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Police Arrest 2 Men Linked To 14 L.I. Purse Snatchings

Women in Nassau County can breathe a bit easier after police arrest two men believed to be responsible for a string of purse snatchings across the area.

01/18/2011

Ernesto Suarez (Photo/Suffolk County Police)

Purse Snatchings Continue On L.I. After Suspect’s Arrest

Ernesto Suarez was charged with robberies in Central Islip, Bay Shore, Deer Park, Commack and Bohemia.

12/20/2010

Ernesto Suarez (Photo/Suffolk County Police)

Police Arrest L.I. Purse Snatching Suspect

Police have arrested the suspect in the serial purse snatching incidents plaguing five different Long Island communities.

12/19/2010