MANCHESTER, N.H. (CBS) – The man wanted for trying to rob an elderly World War II veteran in New Hampshire has turned himself in, police said.
Arthur Kamberis, 95, was leaving the Walgreen’s on Valley Street in Manchester May 2 when a man tried to grab his wallet several times. But Kamberis hit him “three or four times” with his cane. When a driver stopped to help, the man ran off.READ MORE: Driver Slams Into New Hampshire State Police Cruiser In Dover
Manchester police released a surveillance photo of the suspect. The public gave investigators several tips, which helped them issue an arrest warrant for 42-year-old David Farnsworth of Manchester.READ MORE: Betty White Challenge: Support For Animal Shelters Encouraged On Late Star's 100th Birthday
Farnsworth turned himself in to police early Wednesday morning.
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Kamberis was not hurt in the incident.