Police release image of Oak Street purse snatcher

Police release image of Oak Street purse snatcher

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - Investigators hope a surveillance image will help catch a purse snatcher.

New Orleans police ask for help identifying a man wanted for simple robbery.

Police say the man grabbed a woman's purse and ran in the 8300 block of Oak Street on Dec. 3.

Second District Detectives are investigating the theft and can be contacted at (504) 658-6020. Anyone with information can also call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.

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