Caught in traffic, 'snatcher' gets hit by victim's car

A suspected snatcher was wounded after his victims chased and allegedly hit him with their car when his motorcycle was caught in traffic.


The incident happened at the corner of Tomas Morato and E. Rodriguez streets in Quezon City, ABS-CBN News reported.

According to Delia Leung, who was about to leave for the States with her husband, she was on their car when the suspect snatched her bag that contained cash and jewelries.

Based on initial investigation, alias "Ben" was caught in traffic, lost control of his motorcyle, and got bumped by the victim's car while trying to escape.

He ended up stuck underneath the car and got cornered by concerned citizens.


The suspect denied the allegation and said he was chasing the snatcher when he was hit by Leung's car.

A police investigation is underway.