Woman Robbed While Loading Groceries in Lackawanna County

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DICKSON CITY, Pa. -- An 75-year-old woman was robbed while loading groceries into her car at Wegmans in Dickson City.

According to police, the woman was loading her car on Thursday afternoon when another woman driving a silver sedan approached her and asked to use her cell phone.

Police say the woman then grabbed the older woman's purse and dragged her for a short distance.

Police later caught up with the duo they believe is responsible for the robbery.

Shannon Trott and Pete Porth were picked up in Pittston Township later Thursday evening.

Both are facing charges after the robbery in Lackawanna County.


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