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2 men sought in Ventura purse snatching

ABC7 Eyewitness News HD covering Los Angeles and Southern California.

September 27, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
Ventura police are searching for two men who allegedly robbed a 20-year-old woman of her purse.The attack happened just before noon on Telephone Road near Victoria Avenue.

Investigators said the victim was walking through the alleyway of a shopping center when an older model black Honda Civic with tinted windows drove up to her. A male passenger then jumped out of the car, grabbed her arm, pushed her to the ground and took her purse.

The men then drove off.

The woman suffered minor injuries.

A reward of up to $1,000 is being offered for information that leads to an arrest.