UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:54am
COLLEGE STATION -- A Bryan man is behind bars tonight after allegedly stealing a woman's purse out of her car last night in College Station.
According to police, witnesses saw 21-year-old Jacord Hickman breaking into a car in the Parkway Square shopping center.
He stole a purse out of the vehicle and then ran off.
Police found the the purse, which had a handgun in it, off Pine Ridge Drive. They later found Hickman riding around in a vehicle with the victim's wallet and its contents.
Hickman is charged with theft of a firearm, a state felony.