Bangor Transient Facing Several Charges 

A 17-year-old Bangor transient is in the Penobscot County Jail after Bangor Police say he tried to snatch a woman’s purse yesterday.Police say the woman had just stepped off a bus in pickering square around 11:30 yesterday morning when the teen grabbed her purse and took off.A witness description led to the teen’s arrest.Charges against him include robbery, carrying a concealed weapon and possesion of alcohol by a minor.