Purse-Snatcher Violently Drags Woman Across Ground In Hacienda Heights

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Disturbing video captured the moment a woman was violently dragged across the ground by a purse-snatcher outside of a Bank of America in Hacienda Heights Monday.

Footage showed the woman try to hold on to her purse as the thief pulls her across a parking lot.The man eventually pulls the purse free and appears to get away. Meanwhile, the woman can be seen getting up and doesn’t appear to be seriously hurt.

The shocking video is now part of an investigation by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department and was posted on social media by former L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva.

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