Woman's screams drive off alleged robber

September 14, 2010 10:51:57 AM PDT
Police say a Henderson man has been arrested after attempting to rob a woman in a Wal-Mart parking lot.

It happened September 11 at the store at 200 North Cooper Drive at around 2:45 in the afternoon.

The victim said Harry Latta forced her into her car with a knife and demanded money. A brief struggle ensued and the victim's hands were injured. She started screaming for help, and police say Latta ran off.

He was captured by Henderson police a short time later.

He's now charged with first-degree kidnapping, attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon and assault with a deadly weapon. Bail was set a $75,000.

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