Purse Snatched in Parking Lot

Meridian, Miss.
Meridian police are investigating a robbery that happened Thursday night in one of the busiest shopping areas in the city.

Police say that a strong armed robbery happened in the parking lot at the 1000 block of Bonita Lakes Circle a little after 9 p.m.

The victim's purse was taken by force and the victim's son tells Newscenter 11 the victim's wrist was fractured as a result.

Police don't have a good description of the suspect in the case.