Woman Sent To Jail For Robbery

A Lufkin woman was sent to jail Wednesday afternoon after she allegedly grabbed another woman's wallet from the Save-A-Lot parking lot in Lufkin.

According to police, Barbara Windsor of Diboll was putting away her groceries when she was approached by Deborah Williams of Lufkin, who asked her for something to eat.

Police say when Windsor pulled out her wallet to give her some money, Williams grabbed the wallet.

Windsor then followed the alleged robber all the way to her residence where the suspect's sister returned the wallet to the victim.

Police say Williams was sent to jail on a class two robbery charge.

The suspect's sister told police that Williams was a patient of the Burke Center.