Man Arrested for Stealing Purse in Downtown El Paso
EL PASO – A man was arrested after he allegedly snatched a woman's purse in Downtown El Paso.
According to police, 20-year-old Felipe Rojas Jr. confronted the woman as she was walking to a car with a friend in the 800 block of 1st Street around 2:40 p.m. Monday.
Police said Rojas grabbed her purse and took off, but was detained by security guards nearby.
Rojas was booked into the El Paso County Jail on a bond of $2,500.00.