Bristol police are searching for the man who tried to steal a woman's purse just after midnight Sunday.
Police said it happened near 369 North Main Street when the victim was approached by a strange man while walking to her car.
The man grabbed her purse and tried to steal it, but the woman managed to hold on and fend him off, according to police. She received minor injuries during the incident.
Police are searching for a suspect. He's described as a white or possibly Hispanic man standing about 5’10” to 6’ tall with a stocky build. He was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt with the hood pulled up, jeans and white sneakers
Anyone with information is asked to contact Bristol police at 860-584-3011.