Update: Teen arrested for allegedly trying to steal woman’s purse

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Courtesy: OKCPD

UPDATE: Authorities say one teenager has been arrested in connection with an attempt to steal a woman’s purse at a Walmart.

The other alleged suspect is still on the loose.


OKLAHOMA CITY – Do you recognize the people in the photo?

Oklahoma City Police say these two allegedly tried to grab a purse from a woman inside of the Walmart near I-240 and Santa Fe.

When the woman refused to let go of her purse, the two suspects allegedly dragged the woman down several aisles trying to get the woman to let go.

The woman proved to be a fighter.

Police say she never let go and the two alleged suspects eventually gave up and ran way.

They were seen driving away in a Nissan Altima.

If you recognize them or have any information on the case, please call Crime Stoppers at (405)235-7300.

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