Purse snatchers caught on tape in Brownsville

Purse snatching suspects caught on tape // Brownsville Police Department Photo

Authorities are searching for two men accused of stealing a woman's purse in a robbery that was caught on tape.

Brownsville police said the men spotted a woman cashing a check at a WalMart off Boca Chica Boulevard around 4 p.m. June 11th.

They allegedly followed her out of the store and then drove behind her as she headed to work.

As the victim walked into the building, one of the suspects approached her and took her purse.

Authorities release surveillance images of the two men in hopes others would recognize them.

Anyone with information on who these men may be is asked to call Brownsville Crime Stoppers at (956) 546-8477.