2 Men Tackle Purse Snatcher to Ground in Steubenville, OH


Two brave people were able to hold a man down until police arrived after witnessing the man steal a woman’s purse from her car.

It happened Sunday evening in the parking lot of Kroger when a woman was loading her groceries into the trunk of her car.

The woman’s purse was sitting on the passenger seat when she said she saw Christopher Taylor walking towards her car.

She told police he opened the car door, grabbed the purse and ran.

Two other people saw Taylor running and were able to tackle him to the ground and held him until police arrived.

Taylor was charged with felony theft and vehicle trespass.

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