Round Rock Police capture suspects in hit and run, theft
On Saturday, July 20, Round Rock Police arrested two suspects involved in a hit and run and purse snatching near the 200 block of University Boulevard. The suspects, Anthony Hutchins, 36, and Jennifer Taylor, 36, were driving a stolen vehicle. Both were arrested and transported to Williamson County Jail without incident.
At about 1 p.m. Saturday, Round Rock Police Officers responded to a report of an auto-pedestrian collision on University Boulevard. Witnesses reported that the collision occurred after the female driver stole a womanâ€™s purse and fled the scene in a nearby SUV with a man in the passenger seat.
During the attempt to flee, the vehicle struck the woman trying to get her purse back and ran directly over a man. The woman was treated on scene for non-life-threatening injuries. The man is in critical condition and was transported to a local hospital.
Round Rock Police Officers located the vehicle in the 2800 block of University and arrested the two suspects. The suspectsâ€™ vehicle was stolen out of Burnet County.
Hutchins, from Odessa, TX, is charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Aggravated Robbery and Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle.
Taylor, from Marble Falls, TX, is charged with Aggravated Assault with Serious Bodily Injury, Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Robbery and Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle.
Posted: Tuesday, July 23, 2013