Posted: Feb 21, 2013 6:08 AM
Updated: Feb 21, 2013 7:43 AM
Police arrested a teenager after a purse snatching outside of a Lexington Kroger Wednesday evening.
Police say the victim was walking to her car in the parking lot of the Kroger on Alexandria Drive when two teens ran by and one of them grabbed her purse. Witnesses pointed police in the direction that the teens ran, and officers quickly located them.
Police say officers arrested a 17-year-old and charged him with robbery. The second teen was not charged.
The victim was not hurt.