Man arrested in Walmart parking lot purse-snatching

'Sorry lady,' purse snatcher tells victim as he runs away

Steven Stone.
Steven Stone.


The victim told police that Stone said, “Sorry lady,” and took off running across the parking lot.

“It took her a couple of minutes to register what had just happened,” the victim told police in the report.
The victim and several witnesses chased the man until he crossed Lee Rd.

Stone handed the purse to a white female and then she placed the purse into her bag, the report said.

Stone was caught behind the Summerset Apartments and he refused to provide any information about the incident and request to speak to his lawyer, the report said.


Stone is charged with third-degree robbery and his bond is $2,500.

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