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York-Poquoson Sheriff's deputies looking for purse snatcher

York-Poquoson Sherrif's deputies are searching for a man suspected of stealing a purse from a vehicle Oct. 18.

At about 2:15 p.m. on Oct. 18, the man broke in to a vehicle that was parked at the Holiday Inn located in the 200 block of English Gardens Way, according to a Sheriff's Office Facebook post.

The suspect broke the vehicle window to steal the purse, then attempted to use one of the stolen credit cards at a Food Lion in Newport News, the post said. That transaction was declined.

Anyone who knows the identity of the suspect is asked to call the Crime Line, 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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