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EPD: Purse snatcher's getaway vehicle runs over pedestrian at Walmart

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The Evansville Police Department is reporting that a pedestrian was run over during a purse theft.

EPD tweeted out that the getaway driver ran over a pedestrian at the east side Walmart while fleeing in a black Nissan Altima.

EPD said the plates on the Altima are "possible out of state plates." They said there were a total of four people inside of the Altima. 

The front passenger is a black male with a yellow shirt or coat.

EPD said the suspected purse snatcher is a white male between the ages of 21 and 25. He was wearing a gray hoodie. There is no description of the driver.

There is no word on the theft victim or on the pedestrian that was run over.

If you have any information, call police.

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