Skateboarding purse snatcher nabbed

O■ By Trevor Montgomery n Friday June 9, City of Hemet police officers quickly located, identified and arrested a subject who allegedly snatched a purse from an elderly victim at a business before racing away on his skateboard. The incident occurred in the 99 Cents Only Store parking lot at the Target Shopping Center in the 3000 block of W. Florida Avenue, near Sanderson Avenue, in Hemet. Officers responded to the area after 4 p.m., in response to several 911 calls from citizens to report the purse snatching. While some 911 callers stayed with the victim, others followed the fleeing suspect despite heavy rush hour traffic. When officers arrived at the

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