Pittsfield Township police searching for purse-snatcher
A shopper was robbed of her purse this afternoon as she was getting in her car on the east side of Pittsfield Township, police said.
The woman told police she was entering her car in the 3700 block of Carpenter Road at 1:44 p.m. when a man grabbed her purse and ran. She suffered minor abrasions, police said.
Police got a partial license plate number and located the vehicle nearby, a press release said.
The purse-snatcher remains at large. He is described as white, 30 to 40 years old, with scruffy facial hair and a hat with a bill.
Anyone with information is asked to call township police at 734-944-4911.