WATCH: Man Snatches Purses From Tampa Bay Neiman Marcus 2 Days in a Row

A man can be seen snatching purses right from the store clerk's hand.

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    Tampa Police
    Tampa Police are looking for this man who was seen on surveillance snatching designer purses from a department store.

    Tampa Police are looking for a man who can be seen on surveillance video snatching nearly $40,000 worth of purses from a Neiman Marcus.

    The first incident happened on May 10th, according to police, when the suspect was seen approaching the store clerk and expressing interest in some purses. Video shows the man take at least three purses from the clerk's hand. Police said he grabbed additional bags from a rack on his way out.

    The next day, the same suspect was seen entering the same store and grabbing purses from a rack near the door before running out.

    Police said the stolen bags were Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent.

    Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477) or report online at

    Watch the surveillance video below: