Man wanted in string of purse snatchings

November 13, 2006

There has been one arrest and one person is wanted after a series of purse snatchings in Aiken County.

Billy R. Morris is charged with three counts of strong armed robbery.

Deputies say he grabbed the purse of an 85-year-old Graniteville woman at the security federal on November 2.

Shannon O'Bryant is wanted for two other purse thefts: from a 79-year-old North Augusta woman on November 6, and a 46-year-old Warrenville woman on the 4th.

Contact the sheriff's office with any info.