Police arrest man for running over woman
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (WSVN) -- A man is behind bars after, police said, he robbed a woman and then ran her over.
Authorities said John Croissy was pumping gas at a Homestead gas station along Southwest 308th Street and US 1 when, all of a sudden, he went straight for the victim's purse. The woman tried fighting him off, but he dragged her behind his car.
Before leaving, police said he ran over her arm.
Croissy faces charges of armed robbery, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, use of a firearm during the commission of a felony and leaving the scene.
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