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Purse pincher

A thug nearly bowled a 79-year-old woman over in a harried purse snatching on Third Avenue on July 17.

The senior was between 99th and 100th streets just before midnight when the goon crept up from behind, snagged her bag and ran off with it, police were told.

Where: 9902 3rd Avenue
Updated Jul. 21, 2010
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