06/20/14 just before 7:00 pm the 17 year old suspect stole the victim’s purse
from her, causing a minor injury which did not need medical attention. The
robbery took place in front of Fashion Square Mall.
followed the suspect and directed officers to him where he was arrested a short
distance away from where the robbery took place.
suspect was taken into custody without incident and during the investigation it
was learned that he was involved in a similar situation in Tempe earlier. Information led to an associate, Dwight
McClung, who was found in a nearby business complex. He too was arrested in
connection with this case.
suspects were booked and are facing Robbery and related charges.