Police pick up possible purse pinching perpetrator

(Newswatch Group/File)

CORNWALL – A Cornwall woman is charged with pinching a purse from a school lunchroom.

The 33-year-old was arrested Thursday (March 31) when she was spotted by a Cornwall police officer near Sydney and Second Streets.

She’s been charged with theft.

A purse had been lifted from the school lunchroom over six months ago – Sept. 22, 2015.

The accused has a May date in a Cornwall court.