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Police search for Coney Island purse stealer

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.


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