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LMPD: Teen snatched woman's purse at PRP Walgreens

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Charles Anthony Evans III (Courtesy: Metro Corrections) Charles Anthony Evans III (Courtesy: Metro Corrections)
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Metro Police say a teenager snatched a woman's purse at a PRP Walgreens and injured her wrist after dragging her several feet.

According to an arrest report, 18-year-old Charles Anthony Evans III was standing outside the Walgreens on Dixie Highway and Greenwood Road Friday when he grabbed a woman's purse while she was walking into the store.

Evans allegedly dragged her several feet and injured her wrist before taking off with her purse.

Police say several witnesses chased Evans.

Officers located Evans a mile away at the corner of Dixie Highway and Hillview Drive, according to police.

Police say the victim and witnesses identified Evans and the stolen purse was recovered.

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