Woman Attacked in Amarillo, Purse Stolen

A purse snatcher remains on the run this morning after a late night Tuesday assault in Southwest Amarillo.

Amarillo Police say the robbery happened in the Wal-Mart parking lot at 4610 South Coulter.

As the woman loaded groceries, a man went into her car and took her purse.

She tried to take it back.

He shoved her to the ground, and dragged her on the asphalt.

She describes the thief as a white man, 21 or 22 years old with a shaved head.

He wore a light blue ball cap, and dark rimmed glasses.

If you have any information, you can call CrimeStoppers 374-4400 or visit amapolice.org.