HOBART | A 19-year-old Hobart man took a woman's purse from her van, police said.
Kelly Rushing Jr. was charged in Lake County court with theft.
A Hobart woman reported to police Dec. 3 that her purse and contents had been stolen that day from her unlocked minivan, court documents state.
Another woman told police a man she identified as Rushing had given her a purse that he said was stolen, court documents state.
Rushing admitted to police he had stolen the purse, court documents state.