Purse snatching suspect turned himself in

Purse snatching suspect turned himself in

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) –The suspect in two recent purse snatchings has turned himself in.

The Lawton Police Department says after an "overwhelming response from social media," 18-year-old Kelton Demon Wilson turned himself in early Friday morning. Wilson was interviewed and then arrested at 9:20 a.m. Friday for two counts of grand larceny.

Wilson was suspected in two recent purse snatchings, one on March 4 and another on Feb. 2.

He was booked into the Lawton City Jail without incident and a case will be presented to the Comanche County District Attorney's Office Friday afternoon.

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