Suspect flees after snatching woman’s purse at Shreveport grocery store


SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) — Detectives need your help identifying a suspect who snatched a woman’s purse outside of a Shreveport grocery store.

The incident happened Thursday at Brookshire’s in the 5800 block of Line Ave.

According to investigators a white male suspect ran up to the victim, grabbed her purse from her shopping cart and then ran away.

The victim said in a Facebook post that a store employee named Juwone chased the suspect down, took a few punches and got her purse back.

Today after getting off work I went to Brookshire’s on line to get groceries and cashed my check.. walked out of the…

Posted by Crystal Cray on Thursday, September 12, 2019

The suspect is believed to driving a white Chevrolet extended cab pickup truck.

Purse-snatching suspect’s truck

Crime Stoppers is offering a reward in this case. If you have information on the identity of this suspect call 318-673-7373, visit, or use P3tips app.

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