Go Granny Go!: 77-Year-Old Runs Down Purse Snatchers

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AKRON, OH (WOIO) - An Akron woman is proof that age ain't nothing but a number.

A 77-year-old was leaving a store in the 900 block of Brown Street Saturday morning when two suspects approached her.

The thugs grabbed the victim's purse and fled. The victim chased the suspects on foot before flagging down officers on Morgan Avenue. The suspects were apprehended by officers and the victim's purse recovered.

The suspects - 15-year-old Quamarius Rucker and 14-year-old Quintin Savage - were charged with Robbery and Theft and placed in the Custody of the Summit County Juvenile Detention Center.

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