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This police sketch shows a man sought in connection with a purse snatching near Yongsan Garrison.
This police sketch shows a man sought in connection with a purse snatching near Yongsan Garrison. (U.S. Army)

YONGSAN GARRISON, South Korea — U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command officials are seeking a man in connection with a larceny near Yongsan’s Gate No. 5.

The man, described as a white male with brown hair, 45-60 years old, is “suspected of stealing a purse from a Korean woman,” according to “wanted” posters displayed on Yongsan. The posters feature a police sketch of the man.

Agents investigating the case said a reward is being offered but couldn’t provide details.

Anyone with information regarding the investigation can contact investigation agents at DSN 724-4216 or the Yongsan military police at DSN 724-6695.

Tipsters can remain anonymous, officials said.

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