Two purse snatchers in Westmoreland County are now behind bars.

Aleacia Fultz, 21, and Derek Downey, 23, are charged with stealing a woman’s purse outside the Walmart in Unity Township.

According to police, the same pair then tried to steal another woman’s purse at the Giant Eagle down the road.

In both cases a hand gun was used.

Both are facing robbery and other various charges.

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