Teen Charged In CWE Attempted Robbery

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – An 18-year-old man has been arrested after an assault in the Central West End. Corie Harvey has been charged with 2nd degree attempted robbery. He now faces additional charges for what he allegedly did to two other victims.  That includes attempted sodomy.

Authorities said a 23-year-old woman was walking around 8 p.m. Monday in the 4500 block of Maryland when Harvey allegedly approached her from behind, grabbed her neck, forced her to the ground, and announced a robbery.

Harvey allegedly searched the victim’s coat and pants pockets, then fled.

The victim was not injured.