Suspect is charged with snatching a woman's purse.
A Frederick man was arrested Monday afternoon following a strong arm robbery. Kimmy B. Dotson, Sr, 37, is charged with robbery, 2nd-degree assault and theft less than $1,000.
Police say they responded to the area of West South Street and Burck Street, and were told by the victim that Dotson, whom she knew, had assaulted her and stole her purse as she was walking in the area.
Dotson was located a short distance away, and taken into custody. Authorities say he had the victim's stolen property in his possession.
He was transported to Central Booking for processing.
The victim was not injured in this incident.