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Two suspects caught after robbery of 91-year-old

Jeffery Milner (Source: Montgomery Police) Jeffery Milner (Source: Montgomery Police)
Jody Jones (Source: Montgomery Police) Jody Jones (Source: Montgomery Police)

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MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Two suspects are in custody after allegedly robbing a 91-year-old woman at Eastdale Mall Monday afternoon.

The victim said she parked her car under the covered parking area at the mall and was going into the building when a man opened the door, snatched her purse and ran towards the parking lot. 

The suspect jumped into a green Chevy S-10 with an man and left the area at a high rate of speed towards Dunbarton Drive. A witness followed the vehicle until police officers initiated a traffic stop. 

The suspects, identified as Jefferey Milner, 48, and Jody Jones, 43, were taken into custody and transported back to the mall where they were positively identified by the victim. 

The lady was not injured and all of her property was returned, according to police.

Milner and Jones were charged with one count each of Theft of Property 1st degree and transported to the Montgomery County Detention Facility. 

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