Purse snatcher caught

The suspect accused of hitting a woman and stealing her purse outside of a Wilmington restaurant has been arrested.

City Police say 18-year-old Frank Carter was taken into custody at his home on the 1600 block of West Fourth Street early Friday morning.

Carter is suspected of snatching a 47-year-old woman's purse in front of Mrs. Rabino's restaurant, on the 500 block of North Union Street, on November 12th.

Carter is in Howard Young Correctional Institution in lieu of $6,000 secured bail.

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