A man has been arrested in connection with a street robbery in Ho Chi Minh City last weekend.
Police of Tan Binh Dist. said they arrested Nguyen Tan Phuong, 23, on Wednesday, one day after footage of the purse snatching captured by a car dashcam went viral.
The footage showed a bike rider in white shirt snatched a woman's purse before dashing off in Tan Binh Dist. on Jun. 4.
The victim was later identified as Nguyen Thi Mai, 36.
The police said they seized some evidences in the suspect's house.
Phuong has a previous conviction for robbery, police said.