Woodlands Mall Purse Snatcher arrested
After a Crime Stoppers tip led Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Detectives to the identity of a suspect, a warrant was secured for 28 year old Troy Damian Haynes. Haynes was located in Beaumont, and arrested for Aggravated Robbery in connection with the purse snatching that occurred at The Woodlands Mall on May 11, 2019. On the evening of June 26, 2019 Haynes was booked into the Montgomery County Jail where he is currently being held on a $100,000 bond. Detectives are still actively investigating this incident, and additional charges may be sought.
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Source: Specialist Steve Squier, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, Administrative Services