Artesia Police have purse-snatching suspect

Police believe they have a suspect in violent purse-snatching in Artesia.

A woman walked into work at Yates Petroleum last week as a man tased her and grabbed her purse.

Police identified the getaway car and a house connected to all this.

KRQE-TV reports they already have the suspect behind bars on unrelated charges, but they have not identified him.