Teen tries to steal woman’s purse at Wichita Walmart

WICHITA, Kansas — Several witnesses helped a woman fight off a purse snatcher.

It happened Tuesday night at the Walmart in the 500 block of East Pawnee.

A 27-year-old woman was leaving the store when a 17-year-old man grabbed her purse.

She hung on and was dragged several feet until several witnesses intervened.

The suspect ran away.

Police have identified him and are still looking for him.

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