Pizza 9 offers reward for purse snatcher

Posted at: 12/22/2012 7:41 PM
Updated at: 12/22/2012 7:51 PM
By: KOB.com Staff

A woman had her purse snatched at Pizza 9 Downtown Friday.

According to surveillance footage of the incident the girl had her purse on the ground next to her. Another woman calmly sits down in the booth behind the her. The woman takes her time reading the menu, drinking her soda and looking around.

And after several minutes and readjustments in her seat, she moves her foot over grabbing the purse an dragging it closer to her. The woman then grabs the purse, covers it with her jacket, and calmly gets up, collects her stuff and leaves.

The girl in the booth was oblivious to the entire incident.

The victim asked Pizza 9 to take a look at the surveillance video after realizing her purse was gone, and that's when she saw what happened.

The owner of that Pizza 9 is offering a $500 reward to whoever finds the woman.

If you recognize that woman, call police at 242-COPS.