JPSO seeks ID of man accused of snatching woman's purse in Marrero

JPSO seeks ID of man accused of snatching woman's purse in Marrero

JEFFERSON PARISH, LA (WVUE) - The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office Robbery Section is asking for the public's help in identifying and locating a man wanted for a purse snatching in Marrero.

The incident happened May 3 just after 6:30 p.m. in the 7600 block of the West Bank Expressway in Marrero.

Investigators said an unidentified white male suspect forcefully removed a woman's purse from her and fled on foot. Video surveillance cameras in the area captured an image of the suspect just prior to the robbery.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office Robbery Section at 504-364-5300 or Crimestopppers at 504-822-1111.

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