AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Police believe the "Akron Purse Bandit" has struck again.
Police say shortly before midnight on Monday, a 21-year-old woman was walking on the sidewalk in the 800 block of West Market Street when the suspect walked up behind her, grabbed her purse and fled. The victim was not injured.
The suspect is described as a black male, 15–17 years old, standing 5'6" tall, weighing 140–150 lbs. He was wearing a dark coat and dark hat.