June 15, 2012

On 06-14-2012 at 2125 hours, a strong-arm robbery was reported at 2101 Sloan. 48 year old Teresa White reported that she was pushed down from behind as she entered her residence and her purse was forcibly taken.
The suspect was described as:
A black male
Early 30's
Chubby face
Close cropped hair
about 5'07" and 200 lbs
Black jeans
Black shirt with horizontal white stripes
Suspect fled the area on foot in an unknown direction. 
Inside Ms. White’s purse were an undisclosed amount of cash and personal items.
Ms. White suffered a knee injury from the incident and was transported to the Mercy Health Center in Manhattan, KS where she was treated and released.
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