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More on attempted Northgate purse snatchimg

April 26th, 2011 · No Comments

Remember the attempted purse snatching we mentioned last week?

There’s more information on the arrest at

A man who police describe as a drug addict who allegedly waited outside a Group Health Building before trying to rob a woman of her bookbag for drugs and valuables was charged Monday with second-degree attempted robbery.

Both the suspect and the alleged getaway driver have been charged with second-degree attempted robbery.