Monroe Police arrested Theron J. Hamilton, black male, DOB: 01/22/93, on the charge of Attempted First Degree Robbery.
The victim, a 75 year old female, was walking to her vehicle and was approached by Hamilton. He demanded her purse and threatened to shoot her while holding his hand under his shirt . When she refused, the suspect left the area on foot.
A description was given of the suspect and officers located him in the 3100 block of White St. A BB pistol was located in the waistband of his pants.
Hamilton was arrested and booked at Ouachita Correctional Center with no bond set at this time.