HPD searching for 'selfie purse thief'

HPD searching for 'selfie purse thief'

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu Police are asking for the public's assistance in searching for a purse thief, who also allegedly took a selfie after stealing someone's purse.

On September 21st, a woman reported that a man snatched her purse in broad daylight at the Waipahu Transit Center.

Police believe that after he committed the crime, he snapped a selfie using the woman's stolen cell phone.

If you have any tips call Crimestoppers at 808-955-8300.

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