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Man Caught After Stealing $800 From Woman’s Purse

A man ends up behind bars after allegedly stealing a purse with hundreds of dollars in Mission. The theft was reported at a supermarket located on Conway and 1st Street at around 11 this morning. According to authorities, the suspect fled the store with the purse containing 800 dollars.  The 20-year-old man who has not been identified was arrested after police found him at a house near the business. He is expected to face formal charges in the next few...

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Purse Snatcher Caught Thanks To Tip

Caught on camera, a purse snatcher is now under arrest thanks to an anonymous tip. On Wednesday at around 7:20 in the morning on the 800 block of East Adams Street. A man forcibly took a purse from an 81-year-old woman as she was walking down the block.  He was last seen driving a blue ford ranger edge with a toolbox in the truck bed.  The vehicle was seen several times on that same block before this happened. Someone recognized the criminal and called authorities. He is now in police custody although his name has not yet been released,...

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