5 June 2013
A purse snatching was reported at the intersection of Clark and Roscoe shortly after noon today. The witness reported that the victim continued to walk southbound on Clark Street, while the thief lingered beneath the nearby L tracks for a moment before fleeing eastbound on Roscoe Street toward Halsted.
The thug is described as a male, Hispanic with a shaved head, late 20's, 6' tall, wearing a white T-shirt and shorts.
Police have yet to hear from the victim.