Police: Help ID These Suspected Purse Snatchers

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — West St. Paul police are asking for the public’s help to identify three young men who allegedly stole an elderly woman’s purse outside of a Target store Monday night.

(credit: West St. Paul Police)

(credit: West St. Paul Police)

Police say the suspects watched the woman return some items in the store before following her outside.

(credit: West St. Paul Police)

(credit: West St. Paul Police)

One of the suspects ran up behind her and ripped her purse out of her hands. The three suspects then ran across Robert Street fled in a car.

Police are asking anyone with information on these individuals to call 651-552-4200.

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