Police investigating purse snatching in south Columbus


COLUMBUS (WCMH) – The police are investigating a robbery on a Kroger in South Columbus from December.

Police said two female suspects offered to help a 68-year-old woman who turned down her offer.

The suspects later returned from the store and stole the victim’s wallet from their shopping cart, police said. There were reports of three men with the women and all of them fled the scene together in a red four-door vehicle.

The incident occurred at around 10:52 a.m. on December 19 at 3637 South High Street.

The police ask anyone with information to call 614-645-2095.