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Woman steals former co-worker's purse from bar

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Melissa Lynn Lay (Source: LMDC) Melissa Lynn Lay (Source: LMDC)
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A former co-worker is accused of stealing a woman’s purse from a bar.

Police say on July 25, Melissa Lynn Lay, 30, and another person entered the Green Light Lounge. The two began fighting with the victim, hitting her and fighting. Lay picked up the victim’s purse containing over $300 and her cell phone.

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Lay and the other person left the scene, but were positively identified by the victim because all three had worked together.

Lay is being charged with robbery.

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