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Woman hangs on to purse when suspect tries to steal it

By Star-Advertiser staff

LAST UPDATED: 05:55 p.m. HST, Aug 12, 2013

A woman fought off a purse-snatching suspect on North Beretania Street, police said.

Police said the suspect fled after the woman held on to her purse on Friday. Police located the suspect and arrested him on suspicion of robbery.

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RichardCory wrote:
Why is this news? Why would you do this? Put up something that matters, not at attempted purse snatching.
on August 12,2013 | 07:38PM
HAJAA1 wrote:
Dangerous town side!
on August 13,2013 | 12:59AM
mikethenovice wrote:
Let go of the purse before you he changes his mind and kills you lady.
on August 13,2013 | 04:19AM
krusha wrote:
At least they caught the guy. Usually these crooks keep doing it over and over until they get finally caught.
on August 13,2013 | 09:36AM
loquaciousone wrote:
On North Beretania, some of the woman there have more cojones than the purse snatchers...... if you know what I mean.....
on August 13,2013 | 08:04AM
todde wrote:
This woman probably have a no-nonsense attitude which would scare off most thieves.
on August 13,2013 | 10:08AM
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