The incredible moment a brave 80-year-old woman fights off a robber who tried to snatch her bag on her own doorstep in New York
| Abigail Miller For Dailymail.com
1/14/2018 7:04 AM EST
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Surveillance videos show the moment an 80-year-old woman bravely fought off a thief trying to steal her purse on Tuesday night.
The video, released by the NYPD, shows the woman entering an apartment building on the Upper East Side of Manhattan when suddenly a man follows her in, comes up from behind and grabs her purse.
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As he is attempts to make a getaway she turns around and grabs the handle and starts pulling back.
After a few seconds of tugging back and forth in the apartment building's door frame the woman falls to the ground.
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She then screamed out, causing another resident to come out of his apartment to help.
The suspect continued attempting to take...
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