Man accused of robbing 83-year-old arrested - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Man accused of robbing 83-year-old arrested

(WMC-TV) - A Memphis man is in jail and facing charges for robbing an 83-year-old woman in her own driveway as she was returning home from church.

Courtney Anderson, 30, is locked up at 201 Poplar on $250,000 bond. He is charged with one count of aggravated robbery.

Police said Anderson put a gun to Mary Hall's face and demanded her purse and jewelry. Reportedly, he then told her "B****, if you look at me one more time I will kill you".

According to the affidavit of complaint, Anderson and a female suspect then used Hall's credit card to make a $6.14 purchase at a Kroger at 2269 Lamar and a $202.95 purchase at a BP at 3015 Lamar.

Action News 5 spoke to Hall shortly after she was robbed. You can see the initial story here:!/newsDetail/23627167

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