Hudson man arrested for mugging elderly woman
Posted at: 10/22/2013 12:51 PM
| Updated at: 10/22/2013 2:57 PM
By: Jessica Riley
Galen Lange, 26, of Hudson
HUDSON – A Hudson man is arrested for allegedly stealing an elderly woman’s purse.
Hudson Police say the mugging happened a little after 9pm Monday on Warren Street.
Police arrived to find an 86 year old on the ground reporting that someone stole her purse.
The officers canvassed the area and found the suspected mugger holding the woman’s purse.
Galen Lange, 26, was arrested and remanded to Columbia County Jail without bail.
The victim, who was not from the area, was not injured and her property was returned.