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Man Charged With Stealing Purse On Branchlands Boulevard

Man Charged With Stealing Purse On Branchlands Boulevard

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A purse-snatching arrest in Albemarle. County Police say a man stole a woman’s purse Wednesday in a parking lot in the 500-block of Branchlands Boulevard. 60-year-old Mark Anthony Payne (pictured) of Goochland County was charged with robbery. Officers got a description and arrested Payne across from the Post Office on 29 North shortly after the robbery. He’s being held in the regional jail.

 

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