News Police search for Coney Island purse stealer By ALISON FOX email@example.com @AlisonFox May 26, 2015 9:01 PM Print Share Share Tweet Share Email Police are searching for a man who is swiping women's purses as they ride three different roller coasters inside Luna Park in Coney Island, police said. The suspect has dark hair and a beard and is allegedly seen on surveillance video grabbing six bags from the storage area of the Soarin' Eagle, the Steeplechase, and the Wind Star from May 2 to May 23. He grabbed one to two bags on each occasion, police said. By ALISON FOX firstname.lastname@example.org @AlisonFox Alison covers law enforcement and breaking news. She previously worked at The Wall Street Journal, and has a master’s degree from Northwestern University and bachelor’s from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.