purse snatching

Bossier City Police Nab Would-be Purse Snatcher
A would-be purse-snatcher didn't get the purse and didn't get very far away before she was captured. Bossier City police say she tried to steal a 28-year-old woman's purse outside the Kroger store on Benton Road just before nine o'clock this morning.
Pickpockets on the Run in Shreveport
Be on the lookout for a ring of thieves targeting patrons at restaurants on Youree Drive. In the latest case, a man was dining with his wife at Newk's when a man grabbed a woman's wallet right out of her purse and left the restaurant quickly
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Purse-Snatcher Caught
Shreveport police detectives have charged a south Louisiana man in connection with a purse-snatching in downtown Shreveport last night. It happened just before 10 in the 200 block of Crockett Street. A woman told officers that a man had snatched her purse from her shoulder and took off on foot...
Purse Snatcher Caught
A purse-snatching suspect is now behind bars. The incident happened just before 4 yesterday afternoon in the parking lot of Superior Steakhouse in the 6100 block of Line Avenue. An employee of the business has told police she parked her vehicle and was walking towards the restaurant when she noticed…