Purse snatchers at Sheppard and Allanford

On April 11, 2012, a 21-year-old woman was in the area of Sheppard Avenue. East and Allanford Road when two males approached her. One of them grabbed the victim’s purse and knocked her to the ground.

The victim struggled with the attackers and she was able to retrieve her purse. The suspects were fled the scene and have not been caught. The incident happened at approximately 7:35 p.m.

Police are asking for assistance in identifying the two suspects. The first is described as, white, 5’8 to 5’10, 150-169 lbs. with collar-length straight blond hair. The second suspect is described as, white, 5’8 to 5’10 and weighing 150-161 lbs.