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Woman hurt in knife point robbery

Category: England

Published: 23rd Jan 2010 11:24:41

A woman suffered cuts to her body after she was attacked by a knife-wielding robber in Leeds who grabbed her handbag and mobile phone.

The 31-year-old was walking along the Leeds Liverpool canal path near the Wellington Road Industrial Estate when the man approached her from behind.

Police said during a struggle, the woman was cut with the knife and needed hospital treatment.

Witnesses to the attack on Thursday are being asked to contact police.

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