DARTMOUTH, Mass. (WPRI) — Police are searching for the person who was seen on surveillance footage pushing a 76-year-old woman to the ground before stealing her purse.
According to Dartmouth Police, the incident occurred Monday morning at the Citizens Bank on Dartmouth Street.
Police described the suspect as a white male standing at 5-foot-10 with a stocky build. He was last seen wearing a hat, dark glasses and a dark jacket and fled the scene in a Toyota Corolla.
The victim suffered only minor injuries and was evaluated by emergency personnel at the scene, according to police.
Anyone with information should contact Dartmouth detectives at (508) 910-1775 or send them a message on their Facebook page.