Gulfport purse snatching suspects arrested in Pennsylvania

Gulfport purse snatching suspects arrested in Pennsylvania

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Two suspects in a Gulfport purse-snatching are now behind bars in Pennsylvania. State police there arrested Archie B. Culbreath and Lindsey Newman in Greensburg.

Gulfport Police circulated surveillance photos of Newman after the incident happened on December 7.

The suspects are accused of shoving a woman to the ground as she stood by her car in the 9300 block of Highway 49 and taking her purse.

Culbreath and Newman will be extradited back to South Mississippi. No word yet on when that will happen.

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