MANHATTAN — Police are searching for a woman who snatched a handbag from the Lower East Side rock club Arlene’s Grocery in August.
Cops said the woman entered the bar, a former grocery store and butcher shop on Stanton Street that is now beloved for its rock ‘n’ roll karaoke, just before 1 a.m. on Aug. 7.
The suspect, believed to be 25 years old, grabbed a handbag filled with a cell phone, cash and credit cards from underneath the bar and left, police said.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All calls strictly confidential.