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WARREN COUNTY, Mo. – A man who snatched a woman's purse in Warrenton last year will serve 37 years in prison.

James William Lewis ripped the purse from the woman at a Kroger store April 6, 2013. The judge says Lewis' history of committing felonies was considered when determining his sentence.

Lewis has previously been convicted of robbery, burglary, and possession of a controlled substance.

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