Middletown purse snatcher at large

MIDDLETOWN, OH (FOX19) - Middletown police are hoping you can help them find a purse thief.

Just before midnight on Wednesday, a woman's purse was stolen off her arm while walking home on University Blvd.

The woman called police and they found the stolen purse at Richardson and Armco.  A K9 attempted to track the suspect but lost his scent near the intersection of Elmo and Inland.

Anyone with information is asked to call Middletown police at 513-425-7700.

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