A good Samaritan is credited with catching a victim’s mugger in busy Downtown Crossing.
Three female bystanders held down a suspected purse snatcher in Greenfield on Sunday until police arrived.
A good Samaritan was able to stop a wallet-snatcher in a New Hampshire Walmart on Tuesday, police say.
A US Marine chased and tackled a man who allegedly stole a woman’s purse in Chinatown Tuesday night.
Police say a man stole a woman’s purse from a Market Basket parking lot and used a rewards card in the purse, to buy a sandwich.
Police are looking for a purse snatcher stealing from businesses in Boston.