Westminster police are searching for a man who snatched a woman's purse as she left the Westminster Inn at Center and Green Streets about 11:45 p.m. Wednesday.
Police said the man, described as about 5 feet, 11 inches tall and wearing a hooded shirt and blue jeans, approached the victim on the parking lot of the inn as she walked toward her car.
The 37-year-old woman was not injured, and no weapon was seen, police said.
K? The amount of money in the woman's purse was not disclosed.
* Westminster: Firefighters from the Westminster and Reese stations were dispatched to investigate the report of a fire alarm sounding in a building on Center Street at 3:13 a.m. Thursday. They were out for 24 minutes.