Albemarle police make arrest in Walmart purse snatching



ALBEMARLE, N.C. - Police in Albemarle said they captured a man accused of snatching a woman's purse after a witness subdued him in the Walmart parking lot.

This happened over the weekend at the store on Leonard Avenue that is the same store where another woman was attacked after her purse was stolen last week.

The victim told police 19-year-old Keno McLaurin grabbed her purse while she was shopping and ran out.

Police said the two incidents are not related.

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