Suspected purse snatcher in custody after strong armed robbery

Suspected purse snatcher in custody after strong armed robbery

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Jackson police have located a suspect wanted for strong armed robbery after stealing a purse Sunday afternoon.

The incident happened around 11:30 a.m. in the 200 block of E. Bell Street.

The suspect left in a light colored sedan with missing hubcaps.

The suspect and the car was located. He is in custody and his identity is being verified.

The stolen purse was also recovered.

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