Man injures woman while stealing purse - WKRN News 2

Man injures woman while stealing purse

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DAVIDSON COUNTY, Tenn. -

A man was arrested for stealing a woman's purse at the 100 Oaks Shopping Mall Friday morning.

Police said Timothy Gray, 36, came up behind the victim and aggressively took her purse, injuring her during the robbery.

The incident was captured on video and showed Gray approach the victim from behind and take her purse.

After a brief fight Gray fled the scene in a black Monte Carlo.

A witness to the incident wrote down the tag number to Gray's vehicle before he got away.

Shortly after the robbery, the mother of Timothy Gray called police to warn them that her son was driving in her Monte Carlo armed, and suicidal.

Police were able to locate Gray as well as the victim's purse.

The victim was transported to Southern Hills Hospital.

Gray is charged with robbery. A mug shot is not yet available.


 

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