Police searching for purse snatcher

Woman, 65, knocked to the ground

Published On: Jun 26 2012 02:33:13 PM EDT   Updated On: Jun 26 2012 02:47:10 PM EDT
LAUDERDALE LAKES, Fla. -

Police are trying to track down a purse snatcher in Lauderdale Lakes.

According to detectives, Barbara Ann Nadeau, 65, was returning home to the Cypress Chase condominiums on June 16.

Nadeau was carrying bags of groceries.

That's when a man grabbed her purse, spinning her around, and knocking her to the ground.

The man then ran off.

Anyone with information is being asked to call BSO Robbery Det. Armando Enrique at (954) 321-4270 or contact Broward Crime Stoppers, anonymously, at (954) 493-TIPS.