Dumb Purse Snatcher Runs Into Glass Window

PERTH, Australia (KTLA) — A security camera caught a purse snatcher’s blunder as he grabs a bag from a bystander and dashes for the door.

video footage shows the thief crashing through a window pane after mistaking it for a motorized sliding door.

The thief appears stunned as bystanders gather.

Then his accomplice shows up and drags the flustered felon to a waiting getaway car.

Inspector Ian Clarke of Western Australia Police spoke with CNN of the incident and said that DNA left at the scene will be used to help track down the bag snatcher.