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Suspect sought in North Fort Myers Wal-Mart purse snatching

By Staff | Sep 28, 2009

A mother with two children had her purse snatched Saturday while shopping in the North Fort Myers Wal-Mart at 545 Pine Island Rd.
North Fort Myers resident Cynthia Griggs was with her six-month-old and three-year-old when the incident occurred at approximately 10:50 a.m.
The suspect was described by the Lee County Sheriff’s Department as a white male, approximately 5’6,” wearing black sunglasses, gray T-shirt, blue jean shorts and being approximately 30 years of age. He took the purse from the woman’s shopping cart and fled.
Anyone with any information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS.