Suspect Sought in Southside Purse Robbery
La Crosse police are hoping for some quick leads after a girl on the southside was robbed this week-end. Police say the 17 year-old was walking on Ward avenue at about 11:30 on Friday night was shoved against a fence by a guy in a hoodie who stole her purse and ran off. A guy inside a nearby bar called police after he heard her screaming. The girl was apparently unhurt.. Told cops she was startled by the guy coming up behind her because she had her headphones on and the music cranked all the way up. No suspects yet.