Man accused of throwing woman on ground, stealing her purse

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CLEVELAND — Police need the public’s help identifying a man accused of assaulting and robbing a woman.

Cleveland police said the man seen above in surveillance photos threw the woman to the ground, and stole her purse. It was later found in a dumpster.

The crime happened on June 22 at 4 a.m. at State and Cypress.

If you recognize the suspect or have any information on the crime, please call the Second District Detective Bureau at 216-623-5218.

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