UPDATE: Suspected purse thief identified, arrested along with accomplice

3 months 2 weeks 2 days ago Friday, December 20 2019 Dec 20, 2019 Friday, December 20, 2019 1:00:39 PM CST December 20, 2019 in News
By: KOMU 8 News Staff

COLUMBIA - Police announced Friday they arrested a man and woman in connection with reported purse thefts.

On Tuesday, police asked the public for help via Twitter in identify a man who had been stealing purses from elderly women.

The man was identified Friday as Adam Connor, 34, of Columbia. Officers also arrested a woman they said was Connor's accomplice. She's been identified as Tracy L. Day, 31, of Columbia.

No mugshots of the suspects are available at this time.

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