Michael Savignano arrested in Fairfield purse snatching involving a pregnant woman
FAIRFIELD - A Bridgeport man is facing charges after police say he stole a purse and dragged a pregnant woman with his car.
Police say they arrested Michael Savignano on Saturday.
The incident happened Friday night in the parking lot of Cumberland Farms on Kings Highway East.
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Police say the pregnant woman told them she was leaving the store and saw a man taking her purse from her car.
They say when she tried to get it back, she was dragged a short distance by Savignano's car.