Man charged with robbing ex-girlfriend

Man charged with robbing ex-girlfriend

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - An Albany man was arrested and charged with beating and robbing his ex-girlfriend.

Tranquil Carter, 30, has been charged with robbery by sudden snatching.

Albany Police said that Carter snatched Kimberly Ball's purse while she was sitting in a car in the 800 block of Cotton Avenue around 4:30 Tuesday morning.

Officials said Carter dragged Ball from the car, stomped and kicked her, and then ran with her wallet and money.

Ball was not seriously injured.

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