Purse Snatching

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Father Hoping For New Leads In His Daughter’s Fatal Shooting In Philadelphia

One year after a woman was killed during a purse-snatching on the streets of Philadelphia, the suspect is still on the run.


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2 Arrested In Westmoreland Co. Purse Snatchings

A man and woman have been arrested after a string of purse snatchings in Westmoreland County.


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Woman Pleads Guilty In Purse Snatching That Left Elderly Woman With Broken Hip

One of two sisters pleaded guilty to her role in a purse-snatching that broke the hip of an 82-year-old southwestern Pennsylvania woman who died months later.


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Police Arrest 2 Men In Squirrel Hill Purse Snatching

Two men remain in the Allegheny County Jail today accused in a purse snatching in Squirrel Hill that set off a short pursuit Wednesday afternoon around rush hour.


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Teen Girls Charged In Swissvale Purse Snatching

Two teenage girls have been charged with mugging a woman in Swissvale. The robbery happened at 10:20 p.m. Saturday near the intersection of Vernon and Woodstock Streets.


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Suspect Punches Woman In Attempted Purse Snatching

Police are looking for a man who allegedly hit a woman and attempted to steal her purse Monday morning in downtown Pittsburgh.


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Police Release Images Of Purse Snatching Suspects

NORTH HUNTINGDON (KDKA) – North Huntingdon Police are looking for a person who snatched a woman’s purse out of her car in the Target parking lot last week. The woman had just finished shopping on […]