Starkville police respond to 'purse snatching' incident

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A juvenile has been charged with strong-arm robbery in a Starkville "purse snatching" incident.

Posted: Jul. 11, 2018 9:33 AM

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - A juvenile has been charged with strong-arm robbery in a Starkville "purse snatching" incident.

The incident happened on Monday, July 9.

Starkville police responded to the incident in the Walmart parking lot on Highway 12 West.

After a brief investigation, a juvenile was identified and charged with strong-arm robbery.

The juvenile was released and will be processed through Youth Court. The name of the suspect was not released due to age.

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