Purse Snatching

Authorities say this little girl is a purse snatcher. (credit: St. Charles Borromeo Church)

Only On 9: Surveillance Tape Captures Images Of Young Girl Who Allegedly Stole Purse Inside Church

“To have a child be the perpetrator of this crime is just terrible,” said Gretchen Schrek.


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Police: 2 Teens Arrested In OC Purse Snatching Ring

Two 18-year-old male suspects have been arrested in connection with a ring of purse snatching incidents in Orange County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/10/2013

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Woman Dragged 12 Feet During Lake Elsinore Purse-Snatching

A man believed to be in his 20s knocked down and then dragged a woman during an apparent purse snatching in a Lake Elsinore store parking lot, officials said.


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Caught On Tape: Brazen Purse-Snatching At Candy Store

Police in Walnut are on the hunt for two people allegedly involved in a brazen purse snatching that was caught on tape.


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Former San Gabriel Mayor Won’t Be Charged In Purse Snatching

A former suburban Southern California mayor won’t be charged for a purse-snatching incident that led to a wild ride through streets with a woman clinging to his sport utility vehicle.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/15/2010