Man Arrested For Breaking Into Car and Stealing Purse
POSTED: Wednesday, February 8, 2012 - 8:41am
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 8, 2012 - 3:03pm
EL PASO - Police arrested a man for breaking into a vehicle and stealing a purse from inside.
According to police, witnesses saw Zachary Scott, 27, checking vehicle door handles in the Village Inn parking lot on Hondo Pass. He opened an unlocked vehicle, grabbed a purse from inside and ran towards a 7-11 store.
Investigators said Scott got rid of the purse, but hid the credit cards in the 7-11 bathroom.
He was arrested and charged with burglary of a vehicle.