Crime - Sacto 911

Purse snatchers use stun gun in Pocket-Greenhaven

A woman reported to Sacramento police that three teenage girls snatched her purse after assaulting her with a stun gun.

The attack occurred about 9 p.m. Monday in the Pocket-Greenhaven area in the 900 block of Florin Road as the victim was walking to her car. One of the girls used a stun gun before the other two grabbed the victim’s purse.

The three suspects fled in a white sedan.