Woman’s purse stolen in Winston-Salem, police say

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Winston-Salem police said they’re looking for a man accused of robbing a woman’s purse with a knife while she was walking to her vehicle.

Authorities said the incident happened to a 29-year-old woman in the 100 block of South Marshall Street shortly after 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Police said the victim was not injured during the crime. A complete description of the suspect was not released.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with any information can contact Crime Stoppers at (336) 727-2800.