95-year-old woman dragged by alleged purse thief

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Police in Memphis are searching for the person responsible for a shocking crime.

Investigators told WMC that a 95-year-old woman was dragged along the sidewalk when the alleged suspect grabbed her purse as she was walking into a mall.

Authorities say the victim hit her head on the concrete when she was dragged, leaving behind a trail of blood.

The horrific crime was captured on the mall’s surveillance camera.

She was taken to an area hospital in non-critical condition.

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