EHT police are asking for your help searching for a person wanted in connection with purse-snatching.

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According to police, the incident took place in the parking lot of the ShopRite in English Creek Shopping Center on Thursday, January 15th.

The person is described as about  5 feet 8 inches tall and wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt. The person came up behind a female victim at 7:14 p.m. and grabbed her shoulder bag and ran off into a charcoal gray vehicle of an unknown make and model.  The victim suffered minor injuries after she fell to the ground.

Anyone with information is asked to call he Egg Harbor Township Criminal Investigation Bureau at 609-926-4051.