A Florida woman was dragged by a thief as he tried to get away from a Broward County gas station with her purse. She had been filling up when the robber broker her car window and stole her purse.
Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images
Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Woman dragged through parking lot trying to retrieve stolen purse

A man who allegedly stole a woman’s purse at a South Florida gas station dragged the victim with his car when she tried to get her purse back. 

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The woman was pumping gas at a Broward County station on June 2 when Robert Flagg, 19, broke her car window, grabbed her purse and tried to make a getaway in his car, according to NBC 6 Miami.

When he was about to drive off, the victim grabbed her purse from inside the alleged thief’s car through an open window and was then dragged through the parking lot, authorities said.

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Flagg was later arrested. 

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