Man snatches purse behind Tulare County library

The Fresno BeeJune 26, 2014 

A woman had her purse snatched behind the Tulare County Library, Visalia police said Thursday.

The incident happened about 10:30 a.m. Thursday in an alley behind the library.

The victim said she was holding the purse on her arm when a man grabbed it and fled in a vehicle driven by a woman. She received minor bruising on her arm.

The unknown suspects are 18 to 25 years old and the investigation is continuing, police said.

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