Police hunt purse snatcher

A 92-year-old woman had her purse stolen as she walked down Lefroy Road yesterday morning.

At around 10.40am, the woman was walking towards Shepherd Street when a man approached her.

Police allege the man bumped into her, grabbing the walking frame she was using and stealing the woman�s purse.

Fremantle detectives say the man ran off with the purse down Shepherd Street and into a dark older model sedan with patchy paintwork before driving away.

The man is described as dark skinned, between 15 and 18 years old, approximately 180cm tall with a thin build.

He was wearing a long sleeved shirt, knee length shorts and runners.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers.