St. Louis, MO (KSDK) - A man and woman walking the streets of downtown St. Louis were the victims of a crime allegedly pulled off by a man with a limp and using a cane.
Police responded to the couple in the 700 block of Olive just before midnight after the woman's purse was wrestled away by the suspect who then fled the scene.
The 22 year old woman and her 27 year old friend were not hurt in the incident. The man however gave chase to the man and when he caught up, the man witht he cane pulled a knife and the victim backed away.
The suspect then continued his escape and was gone when police arrived at the scene.
No word on whether police have identified the suspect.