Alleged Purse Snatcher Tackled To Ground

Posted on: 5:52 pm, November 26, 2012, by , updated on: 06:26pm, November 26, 2012


FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, MO (KTVI)– A 25-year-old man was charged for allegedly trying to steal a woman’s purse at a store in Fairview Heights.

Authorities said police responded to Old Time Pottery located in the 10,000 block of Lincoln Trail around 3 p.m. Friday for a report of a robbery.