Police are investigating the latest in a series of purse snatchings in Huntsville. An eighth woman was victimized late Wednesday evening while she was walking to her car at Bridge Street Town Center.
Police say she was walking to her car at 6782 Old Madison Pike when a car pulled alongside her.
They say someone in the car grabbed the woman's purse and then sped off. Kaplan suffered minor injuries but did not seek medical attention.
No arrests have been made. According to police at least seven purse snatchings have happened since August 26 in Huntsville, including one at Parkway Place Mall, two at the Madison Mall, four at Bridge Street and one in the Carl T. Jones area.