Mesquite Police Make Arrest in Robbery Assault

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January 13, 2019 - 12:54 pm
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A woman has been arrested for allegedly assaulting and robbing an elderly woman in the parking lot of a grocery store.

Mesquite Police say 40-year-old Melanie King Dickey of Dallas faces charges of aggravated robbery and credit card abuse.

NBC 5 reports the robbery happened Tuesday in a Kroger parking lot in the 500 block of North Galloway.

The 80-year-old victim suffered a fractured nose after she was allegedly dragged a short distance by King's vehicle.