Police Search For Suspect in Mugging on Hester Street

The New York Post reports Police are looking for a teenage girl who stole a pocketbook from a woman on Hester Street (between Orchard & Ludlow), then pushed her to the ground. The incident happened the afternoon of May 13th. The victim, a 47-year old woman, injured her head during the mugging. Anyone with information should call the CrimeStoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The mugging was caught on tape: