Man arrested for stealing wallet from 89-year-old while giving him a hug

Man arrested for stealing wallet from 89-year-old while giving him a hug

TOLEDO (WTOL) - A west Toledo man was arrested after being accused of stealing from an 89-year-old man.

Toledo Police say 61-year-old Lynell Stevenson helped the victim load groceries into his car.

Investigators say Stevenson then asked for a hug from the victim and stole his wallet in the process, running off with $400.

Stevenson is being held on a $10,000 bond

He is due back in court next week.

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