— Officers responded to Family Dollar, 1275 N. Ballenger Hwy., at 8:46 p.m. Aug. 8 after receiving calls about an attempted purse snatching. Officers were given a brief description of the suspect, and were able to locate the suspect’s vehicle in the area with several individuals inside. Many people were taken into custody, including the suspect, a 42-year-old Flint woman.
The victim, a 20-year-old Flint woman, was injured during the attempt and transported to McLaren by ambulance where she sustained minor injuries. — N.B.