Suffolk purse snatcher nabbed, purse snatched in Nassau

? Cops say there has been another purse snatching on Long Island but it is not connected to a string of purse snatchers in Suffolk

UNIONDALE - ? Cops say there has been another purse snatching on Long Island but it is not connected to a string of purse snatchers in Suffolk County.

According to police, a 67-year-old woman was targeted on Manor Road in Uniondale yesterday morning.

Investigators say the driver pulled a handgun out and grabbed the woman?s hand bag.

Meanwhile, a Central Islip man has just been arrested for a string of purse snatchings in the Suffolk County area.

Cops say Ernesto Suarez stole 15 purses from shoppers over the past three weeks. Suarez is also accused of trying to run from police in a stolen car.

Police: Woman approached, purse snatched in ElmontPolice warn Nassau women of purse snatchers

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