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      78-year-old woman robbed in Wal-Mart parking lot

      Lee County Sheriff's officials have identified the teen wanted in the attack of a 78-year-old woman as 17-year-old Zuminque Williams. / Lee County Sheriff's Office


      Third Update 9/4/14 3:10 p.m.

      Lee County deputies day that Williams turned himself in shortly before noon.


      Second Update 9/4/14
      Lee County Sheriff's officials have identified the teen wanted in the attack of a 78-year-old woman as 17-year-old Zuminque Williams.

      Williams is from Albany and stands 5'5", weighs 130 pounds, has black hair and brown eyes.

      Deputies say they have been told that he has shaved his head and no longer has long hair.

      Sheriff's officials say that one other teenager has been arrested in connection to this case, 17-year-old Ravontae Lewis.

      Lewis was arrested Wednesday and charged with false statements and robbery by sudden snatching. Deputies add that Lewis falsely accused another person, which led to the arrest and who was later released.

      If you have any information on the whereabouts of Williams, you are asked to call the Lee County Sheriff's Office at (229)759-6051.


      First Update 3:45 p.m.

      Lee County Sheriff's Office officials say that the warrant against a 17-year-old teen has been pulled and he has been released.

      Deputies say there was a unintentional misidentification from the victim and an eyewitness.

      Deputies released surveillance footage pictures of the suspect they are looking for.

      If you have any information on this robbery, you are asked to contact the Lee County Sheriff's Office at (229)759-6012.



      Initial Story
      Lee County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Lewis Harris tells FOX 31 that a 78-year-old woman was robbed in the parking lot of Wal-Mart on Ledo Road.

      The suspect approached the woman soliciting a day planner.

      After the woman replied no, he then asked if she wanted to make a donation.

      When the woman pulled out a bank envelope, the man snatched it and ran.

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