PHX woman arrested for stealing from 2-year-old

Posted at 12:25 PM, Mar 24, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-24 18:30:53-04

A Phoenix woman is accused of trying to steal jewelry from a toddler.

Court documents show that on March 18, near 41st and Southern Avenues, Lori Rene Roeser, 55, was caught stealing two gold bracelets right off the wrist of a 2-year-old girl.

Police said the bracelets are worth about $140 and were found by the victim's mother in Roeser's purse.

Roeser has been charged with robbery.

Her next court appearance is April 7th.