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Police Look For Man Who Allegedly Stole Purse From 98-Year-Old Woman in Brooklyn

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Police are on the lookout for a man who they say snatched a purse from a 98-year-old woman in Brooklyn.

It happened last Sunday at around 1 p.m.

Investigators say the woman was being pushed in a wheelchair by a home attendant along Ocean Parkway when the man seen above rode by them on a bike and grabbed the bag from her lap.

Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.

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