Troy man attempts to steal 60-year-old woman’s purse; bond set at $50K 

Published: Friday, May 17, 2019 @ 11:35 AM

Troy man charged with robbery of 60-year-old woman’s purse

A 52-year-old Troy man will need $50,000 to get out of the Miami County jail on a robbery charge.

George Bell is accused of attempting to steal a purse from a 60-year-old Troy woman Thursday evening in the 900 block of West Main Street.

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Bell was arrested a short time later by Troy Police and given a preliminary charge of robbery.

The victim reportedly suffered minor injuries.