EL PASO — El Paso Police arrested a 17-year-old suspect Tuesday on charges of aggravated robbery after he allegedly snatched an elderly woman's purse.
The teen allegedly jumped out of a car and approached a 65-year-old victim in the parking lot of a Big 8 located on Dyer Street. The report stated that the teen fled the scene with the purse but was later stopped a few blocks down on Dyer. He was arrested and booked into the El Paso County Jail, then turned into the Juveline Probation Department.
According to the report, the woman sustained injury to her wrist during the incident, however her property was recovered.