Suspected purse snatcher caught on tape

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image none"><span>none</span></div><span class="caption-text">At approximately 7:20 p.m. on Wednesday March 21, 2012, a woman was walking up the northwest stairs of the South Street subway stop when a man allegedly came up from behind and took her purse off her shoulder. Surveillance cameras caught numerous angles of the suspect, including his escape across the concourse. To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215.686.TIPS &#40;8477&#41; or contact South Detectives directly at 215-686-3013. To view the surveillance video visit The Philadelphia Police YouTube Channel or visit http:&#47;&#47;;news.</span></div>
March 26, 2012 11:39:36 AM PDT