Three men steal teen's purse in Gary, flee in green SUV

2013-09-20T00:05:00Z Three men steal teen's purse in Gary, flee in green SUV nwitimes.com
September 20, 2013 12:05 am

GARY | A 17-year-old woman was reportedly robbed Tuesday night as she was walking in the area of 9th Avenue and Gerry Street.

According to reports, the incident occurred around 9 p.m. The victim was reportedly walking alone when she was approached by three men who started engaging her in conversation.

Police said one of the men suddenly snatched her bag off of her shoulder, and the three men got into a green SUV and left the scene.

Steven Ross Johnson

Times Correspondent

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