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A Buffalo man was arrested Sunday on charges of stealing an envelope containing $600 in cash from a woman’s purse.

Bernard W. Ruzewski, 23, of Lester Street, had the cash as well as a forged $100 bill and a small amount of powder cocaine and drug paraphernalia, police said.

He was charged with petit larceny, possession of a forged document, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and second-degree criminal use of drug paraphernalia.