Police: Armed purse snatcher wore gorilla mask, suspect at large
By News Staff
Fairhaven Police are looking for a man they say tried to steal a woman’s purse in a gorilla mask.
The robbery happened just before 2:30 p.m. on
The victim told police the two struggled over the purse before the suspect took it and fled on foot toward
The suspect managed to get free again and fled towards
He then fled to
Police describe the suspect as a white male, with black hair, approximately 5’3”, wearing baggy blue jeans, a grey hooded sweatshirt and a gorilla mask.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Fairhaven Police Department at 508-997-7421.