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BW3's purse snatching suspect charged with felony theft

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Kelsey Crute (SOURCE: Mentor Police) Kelsey Crute (SOURCE: Mentor Police)
MENTOR, OH (WOIO) -

23 year old Kelsey Crute was officially charged Wednesday with felony theft.

Crute was seen on surveillance video snatching a purse off a table of the BW3's in Mentor.

Crute was nabbed at a car wash. Mentor Police credit their Facebook friends with helping catch her.

At the time of the arrest Crute was found to be in possession of dangerous drugs, prescription medication not prescribed to her, and was charged with that as well.

The purse was recovered and returned to the victim.

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