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Longview police: Robbery suspect arrested after stealing phone

Adrian Simpson (Source: Gregg County Judicial Records) Adrian Simpson (Source: Gregg County Judicial Records)
LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) -

Longview police say a man was arrested after he allegedly grabbed a woman and stole her phone.

Thursday, police arrested Adrian Demond Simpson, 20. Simpson is charged with robbery and possession of marijuana. Police say the drugs were found after the arrest was made.

About 10:19 p.m. Thursday, officers responded to the intersection of Green and Whaley streets in reference to a robbery. Officers learned that Simpson allegedly grabbed the woman and took her phone. Police say she received minor injuries and declined medical assistance.

Shortly after, Simpson was located and arrested.

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