Two arrested in Bath Township for stealing purse of elderly woman

BATH TOWNSHIP, Ohio - Two people are under arrest after a robbery attempt of an elderly woman in Bath Township, police said. And it's all thanks to residents.

Police arrested Cameron Huth, 25, of Medina and Ashley Schaff, 22, of Seville Tuesday for multiple crimes.

Police said Huth stole an elderly woman's purse as she unloaded her shopping cart at a retail store. He then reportedly ran to Springside Drive where Schaff was waiting in a car.

Police grabbed the pair before they drove away. They said they had the help of two witnesses, one whom chased Huth on foot after the purse snatching, and the other who stood by the purse when Huth threw it to the ground.

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