Man charged with snatching 82-year-old's purse

Kahri Lamar Bell charged with 10-year felony for incident Wednesday in Royal Oak Township

Published On: Feb 08 2013 12:37:30 PM EST
ROYAL OAK TOWNSHIP, Mich. -

A man accused of stealing an 82-year-old woman's purse this week in Royal Oak Township has been charged with a felony.

Kahri Lamar Bell is charged with larceny of a person, a 10-year felony, for the incident that happened Wednesday.

The victim was walking out of a store when Bell allegedly swiped her purse and took off.

Witnesses were able to chase Bell through the parking lot and hold him until Oakland County Sheriff's deputies could arrest him.

The victim wasn't hurt.

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