ST. ALBANS, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Three men were charged with first-degree robbery after a woman’s purse was taken with force Friday night at U.S. 60 and 6th Street near the Riverfest event, St. Albans Police say.
Stephon J. LeMaster, 19, Joseph C. Young, 21, and David D. Wiley, 20, all of the St. Albans area, were charged with first-degree armed robbery.
Police say the woman told them her boyfriend was pushed to the ground, and her purse was taken in the process. The boyfriend suffered slight abrasions, and the woman was not hurt.
The incident was reported about 8:30 p.m. Friday.