Boston Police Looking For Serial Purse Snatcher

BOSTON (CBS) – Police are looking for a purse snatcher stealing from businesses in Boston.

Officers want to question a woman seen on surveillance video that they say has been walking into offices during business in Downtown Boston and the South End stealing handbags and pocketbooks that contained cash, ID’s and credit cards.

Victims said that in most cases, the suspect used the stolen credit cards shortly after the thefts.

She is approximately 5’4″ and 40 years old with blond hair.

Anyone with information is asked to call Boston police at 617-343-4248 or anonymously at 1-800-494-TIPS.


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