'Person of interest' in airport purse snatching located

BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) - Police have found the person of interest in a purse snatching incident at the Boise Airport.

Officers in the airport unit says a woman accidentally left her purse at the baggage arrival area for up to five minutes.

Police saw a man on surveillance sit by the purse once the owner left. The male briefly met with a female who arrived at the Boise Airport at 11:50 p.m. Once the female arrived, both were seen walking back toward the purse.

BPD says the victim needs prescription medicine that's inside the purse.

Police said Tuesday the investigation is on-going. No charges or arrests have been made at this time.