AdamsPetersonMint Hill police officers caught three strong armed robbery suspects today after they responded to a robbery call near the Bojangle’s on Lawyers Road. Officers were involved in a short car chase followed by a foot pursuit to apprehend the three suspects.

Mint Hill officers arrested Christopher Adams of Rock Hill, Romel Peterson of Charlotte, and Latisha Massey of Spartanburg.

The witness called police at approximately 10:30 am and told police a black male got out of a black Volkswagen Jetta and grabbed a woman’s purse, dragging her across the parking lot.

Some of the victim’s stolen items, including credit cards and a pocket PC, were recovered in the suspects’ vehicle. The victim suffered minor injuries, but is expected to be OK.