San Antonio police seek aggravated robbery suspect in purse snatching

Man accused of snatching purse in H-E-B parking lot

Author: Diana Winters, News Producer,
Published On: Feb 12 2013 12:52:47 PM CST
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Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $500 for information that would lead to the arrest of a suspected purse snatcher.

The crime occurred outside the HEB in the 1000 block of W.W. White Road around 10:30 a.m. on Feb. 7.

According to San Antonio police, a 77-year-old woman was walking out of the HEB when a man approached her and forcefully pulled her purse away from her.

Police said the struggle resulted in significant bruising to the woman's body.

The suspect was last seen running toward W.W. White and N. Hein roads.

Anyone with information on the suspects or his whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 210-224-STOP.  Callers may remain anonymous.