Supermarket shoppers Tuesday stopped a man from leaving the Kroger on North Avenue after he allegedly approached a woman in the store and stole her purse, Macon police said.
The 61-year-old woman screamed, and a group of shoppers and employees stopped the man just outside the store, according to a police report.
Benjamin Tinsley, 27, of Summit Avenue, was charged with robbery by snatching.
He is being held at the Bibb County jail on $4,050 bond, according to jail records.
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