Cops hunting suspect who snatched purse from woman at Grand Army Plaza subway station

Wanted: Cops are searching for this man in connection with a robbery in the Grand Army Plaza subway station on August 1.

Cops are searching for a purse snatcher who allegedly grabbed a woman’s pocketbook at the Grand Army Plaza subway station on Aug. 1.

The 27-year-old victim told police that she was leaving the station at around 2:30 p.m., when the pilferer snagged the bag and ran off.

Anyone who provides police with information leading to an arrest can expect up to a $2,500 reward through the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers program. The public can phone their tips to (800) 577-8477, log into the Crime Stoppers website at, tweet @NYPDTips, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.

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