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Purse snatcher punches woman in face

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A purse snatcher is on the loose after beating and robbing a woman in Huntsville. A purse snatcher is on the loose after beating and robbing a woman in Huntsville.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A purse snatcher is on the loose after allegedly beating and robbing a woman in Huntsville.

The victim told police she was getting out of her vehicle near the 400 block of Highway 72 when a man pushed her back in the car and grabbed her purse.

The victim said she held onto the purse and the offender punched her in the face.

He fled with the purse.

The victim's injuries were minor. No arrests have been made.

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