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Police investigating New Bern purse snatching

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New Bern Police are investigating a purse snatching.

It happened Thursday morning around 2:58 a.m. in the 800 block of Green Street in Duffyfield, not far from the police station.

Officers said a suspect came up behind a 34-year-old woman, who was walking by herself, put a knife to her throat, and took her pocketbook.

He then fled the scene through the church parking lot on Green Street.

The victim wasn't hurt in the incident.

If you have any information about the incident, contact New Bern Police.


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