Mom and son accused in violent purse snatching outside store on FM 1960

Gabrell Melton and her son, Eugene Brimzy, are charged with aggravated robbery.

September 27, 2013 8:49:10 PM PDT
A mother and son are locked up, accused of a violent purse snatching in which an older woman was punched in the face.

Gabrell Melton and her son, Eugene Brimzy, are charged with aggravated robbery. Police say the pair pulled up behind a woman outside a Burlington Coat Factory on FM 1960. They say Brimzy then punched the woman in the face, stole her purse and they drove away.

They're suspected in two other similar robberies.

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