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Purse snatcher drags woman in Fondren

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Jackson police are hoping surveillance video will help them identify a purse snatcher, who dragged a woman behind a car.

It happened December 11th around 10pm.

A couple was leaving the Babalu restaurant on Duling Street, when a gold or gray Saturn drove up beside them.  Someone inside grabbed the woman's purse.

But since it was on her shoulder the woman was drug around 500 feet... Before she untangled herself.  She went to UMC with cuts and scrapes.

The purse snatcher got away.

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