Escambia County, Alabama -
Police say a man from Flomaton has been arrested in connection with a purse snatching at Wind Creek Casino and Hotel in Atmore. Investigators say two women were leaving the casino when the suspect, Clemente Brooks, stole one of their purses. The women went back into the casino to report the crime. Poarch police looked at surveillance video and then arrested Brooks Wednesday morning.
According to the Flomaton Elementary School's website, Brooks is a 5th grade teacher at the school. He is charged with robbery and theft of property.