Robbery Arrest Made In Greenville


By Catalina Trivino

Imagine having someone threaten to shoot you unless you give them your purse. Well, that's exactly what happened to an elderly woman in the Greenville Walmart...

Greenville Investigators say they've arrested Latoya Shauntae Simmons.

Police say she's been charged with first degree Robbery, after allegedly stealing an elderly woman's purse at the Greenville Walmart. Investigators say Simmons stole more than $100, along with multiple credit cards and a checkbook.

Police say she robbed the woman by saying she had a gun and told her to hand over her purse so she wouldn't get hurt.

Investigators say they were able to identify the woman through surveilance video.

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