Updated: 10/22/2013 10:52 PM
Created: 10/22/2013 10:51 PM WHEC.com
A teenager is under arrest, charged in connection with a purse snatching that happened in Henrietta last Monday.
Monroe County Sheriffs Deputies say 16-year-old Michael Ruiz of Rochester is charged with robbery and assault.
Deputies say a 72-year-old Scottsville woman had just returned her cart and was walking back to her car in the BJ's Wholesale Club parking lot on Jay Scutti Boulevard when a someone ran up behind her and grabbed her purse.
Deputies say the woman fell as the suspect yanked the purse from her. She suffered a broken arm and cuts to her face.
Ruiz was arraigned in Henrietta Town Court and is being held in the Monroe County Jail in lieu of $30,000 cash bail or $60,000 bond.