Man robs woman in wheelchair

January 5, 2008 8:48:54 AM PST
An 18-year-old man is behind bars and faces charges for robbing a woman in a wheelchair.

Police say Phillip Gervin-Brimage approached his victim as she left a store in downtown Raleigh.

They also say he threatened to shoot her if she didn't hand over her money. According to police, Brimage got away with $21 before austerities caught up with him.