POLICE have released a facefit image this afternoon of a man who allegedly snatched a woman’s purse in Braddon on Tuesday evening.About 5.30pm, the man allegedly approached a 25-year-old woman as she walked along Northbourne Avenue in Braddon and demanded cash from her but the woman refused and continued walking.
The man then threatened her before grabbing the purse and running north towards Fenner Hall.
The victim was not injured and police were unable to locate the offender after canvassing the area.
The purse snatcher is described as Caucasian in appearance, aged in his 20s, approximately 170cm (5’9”) tall with a medium build. He was wearing a dark grey hoodie with a white stripe on either side of the zipper, dark jeans and white joggers.