Purse-Snatching Suspects Arrested After Crashing Car

Posted at 7:47 AM, Dec 11, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-14 04:52:22-05

OSHTEMO TOWNSHIP, Mich.– Police have arrested three people suspected of stealing a 67-year-old woman’s purse from the S. 9th Street Wal-Mart.

The Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Department received the call at approximately 11:47 on Monday night. Three people had allegedly worked together to take the Kalamazoo woman’s purse while she shopped.

After the three suspects left the store, they quickly crashed their car.

Police dogs and Kalamazoo Public Safety helped with the chase, and the three were all taken to the Kalamazoo County Jail.