MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Mobile Police have arrested a possible suspect in connection with a robbery at Bishop State Community College on Sunday, November 19.
Nineteen-year-old Ervin Yates was identified by police as a possible suspect and arrested Wednesday, November 22.
Officers responded to Bishop State Community College at 1:08 a.m. after receiving reports of a person robbed.
According to police, a woman said she opened her passenger side car door to place her purse inside when a man grabbed her from behind and threw her to the ground pointing a taser at her.
The man grabbed the woman’s purse and got into the driver’s seat, but was unsuccessful because no keys were in the ignition, police said.