Police search for alleged purse snatcher

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Fort Wayne Police are asking for help identifying a suspect who they say stole a woman’s purse as she was leaving Kroger on North Clinton Street.

According to police, an elderly female was leaving the store around 10 p.m. on July 14 and had her purse in her cart along with groceries.

Police say the suspect followed the woman out of the store, shoved her, grabbed the purse and left.

The suspect is described as a younger black male, who was wearing a black T-shirt, black shorts and black Puma brand slides or sandals.

If you have any information on this case, call Crime Stoppers at 436-7867.

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