Teen arrested in luring, robbery of wheelchair-bound woman in Brevard
Updated On: Jun 07 2013 11:58:49 AM EDT
Brevard County deputies arrested a 16-year-old on allegations that he lured a wheelchair-bound woman to a home and robbed her.
Deputies said the teen first helped the woman as she ordered food at a McDonald's in Cocoa. He then convinced her to purchase a gas-powered wheelchair from him and set up a meeting, deputies said.
According to investigators, the teen robbed the woman when she arrived at the house and then ran away.
Deputies say a Crimeline tip led to the teen's arrest.
The teen was taken to juvenile detention.
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