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UPDATE: Suspect arrested in Huntington FoodFair purse-snatching

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Update:

Police have arrested a Huntington man in connection with a robbery that took place Jan. 12 at the FoodFair Market on 6th Avenue, when a 79-year-old female's purse was stolen.

According to Huntington Police, Jonathan Hardiman has been charged with 2nd degree robbery.

Hardiman is currently in the Western Regional Jail.

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Huntington Police need your help locating a suspect whom they say stole a woman's purse along the 100 block of 6th Avenue in Huntington around 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Dispatchers say a male suspect took the purse in the Food Fair parking lot, and fled in an unknown direction.

There were no reported injuries. It is unclear whether the suspect brandished a weapon.

Anybody with information is asked to call the Huntington Police Department.