A man who detectives say pushed an elderly woman to the ground in a
Wantagh parking lot and snatched her purse was arrested in Levittown
Tuesday evening after a police pursuit.
According to Nassau County Seventh Squad
detectives, Christopher Nelson, 21, of Glen Cove approached a
73-year-old female victim and knocked her to the ground outside of King Kullen
on 1340 Wantagh Ave.