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Police Investigating Purse Snatching In Lindsay

KAWARTHA LAKES-Kawartha Lakes Police Service is investigating a purse snatching in Lindsay.

On Sunday, May 1 at 2:48pm, the Kawartha Lakes Police Service responded to a call on Kent Street West for a robbery. Police say a female had exited a business and was walking on Kent Street West when a male on a bicycle pulled her purse off her shoulder and fled the area.

The suspect is described as male, white, medium build, 20 to 30 years old, wearing a black hat with ear flaps and a beige-coloured plaid jacket. Police recovered the victim’s purse in the area of the Wellington Street bridge.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police at 705.324.5252. Or if you wish to provide your information anonymously you can do so through Crime Stoppers at 1.800.222.TIPS (8477) or at khcrimestoppers.com.

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Pamela Vanmeer
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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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