VIDEO: Purse snatched from elderly woman’s scooter

BURBANK, CA (WCMH/KCAL) – Police in California are looking for a woman who stole a purse from an elderly woman’s electric scooter.

According to Burbank police, the 82-year-old woman was maneuvering through a Marc’s store in an electric scooter with her purse on the floor board.

When the woman reached up to grab an item from a store shelf, another woman grabbed the purse from the scooter and left the store.

Police found the purse a short time later with the victim’s credit cards, ID and money missing. The credit cards were used to make large purchases at Target and Lowes. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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