Smoke sharing ends in purse snatching
A woman was smoking on her porch in the 100 block of Cherry Street when a man approached and started a conversation, police reported.
The man asked for a cigarette. The woman obliged. When he was done smoking, he asked for a couple cigarettes for the road, and she was reaching to get them when he grabbed her purse and ran.
The woman's losses included $202 in cash.
Last updated: 11:45 am Thursday, December 13, 2012