Milwaukee police looking for purse snatcher

CREATED Apr 9, 2014

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MILWAUKEE -- Police are searching for a suspect who stole a purse from an 84-year-old Milwaukee woman.

The suspect entered the woman's car around around 11 a.m. on April 3 in the 5500 block of W. Center Street. The suspect proceeded to use the victim's credit card at a business in the 6000 block of W. Silver Spring Drive.  

Surveillance shows the suspect using the credit card at the business.

The suspect was described as a female, between 25-35 years-old and between 5’5”-5’7” tall. She was wearing a purple and black scarf, a black waist-length coat and light colored pants.  

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Milwaukee Police Department at 414-935-7360