News Police search for Coney Island purse stealer By ALISON FOX email@example.com @AlisonFox May 26, 2015 9:01 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet 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 We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.