Philadelphia police are looking for the man they say slashed a woman's face and then stole her purse.
The incident happened on the 700 block of South 9th Street on November 11 at 4:05am.
The offender approached the 23-year old woman from behind and struck her face, causing a large laceration which required 110 stitches. The suspect then stole the woman's purse. He fled on foot towards Fitzwater Street.
The purse was located a short time later in a nearby alley.
A $12,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the culprit.
The suspects description is as follows: White male, thin build, wearing a white hooded sweatshirt with an emblem on left side of hood, black pants and dark colored shoes.
You can view the entire surveillance video on the Philadelphia Police's YouTube channel.
After a TRACE of April snow in Philadelphia Wednesday morning, the return of winter is making an unwanted return for most.
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