Man sought for questioning in violent purse snatching

Trotwood police looking for Brant Swallow in connection to purse snatching. (Photo/Trotwood Police Department)
Trotwood police looking for Brant Swallow in connection to purse snatching. (Photo/Trotwood Police Department)

TROTWOOD, Ohio (WDTN) – Trotwood police released the photo of a man they want to question about a violent purse snatching.

Investigators are looking for Brant Swallow, 21. His last known address was in Preble County.

Police say a woman was robbed of her purse in the Burlington Coat Factory at 5120 Salem Avenue on Monday, July 13.

Video surveillance showed the woman being dragged across the floor and slammed into a store fixture before letting go of her purse.

Call the Trotwood Police Department at 937-228-8380 if you have any information about Swallow. You can also call Crime Stoppers at 222-7867 to remain anonymous.

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