Purse snatcher targets woman in Pearland

January 18, 2008 3:20:25 PM PST
An accused purse snatcher in Pearland didn't get far.Police say Michael Sanders, 40, approached a woman arriving at work this morning in the 1400 block of North Main. Police say Sanders shoved her back in her car, grabbed her purse and ran off. He was caught after a short foot chase and is charged with robbery.

The woman was not hurt.

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