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February 21, 2014
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Pair arrested for allegedly stealing purse at Plaza Hotel

Two men were arrested Friday afternoon on suspicion of strong-arm robbery for allegedly stealing an elderly woman’s purse at Plaza Hotel.

According to Carson City Sheriff Ken Furlong: The robbery was reported at 3:20 p.m., and Special Enforcement Team deputies caught the men at 3:37. The men aren’t local and have warrants from as far away as Idaho. The purse was recovered.

No other details were available Friday evening.

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Feb 21, 2014 10:05PM Published Feb 21, 2014 07:31PM Copyright 2014 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.