A 64-year-old woman had her purse stolen in Prospect on Wednesday night.
According to the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service, the theft occurred around 8.50pm when the victim parked her car and walked toward a friend’s house on Mahogany Way in Grand Cayman. Police said a man approached her from behind and snatched her purse.
Police said the suspect, who was wearing a yellow shirt and had shoulder-length dreadlocks, ran off toward the main road.
The woman was not injured in the incident.
Anyone who was in the area at the time and has any information which could assist the police should contact George Town police station on 949-4222 or Crime Stoppers 800-8477 (TIPS).