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Woman wakes up to violent attack by unknown man

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

 A woman woke up to a violent mugger in her Central City home Saturday night.

According to NOPD, the 50-year-old woman was woken up around 11:35 p.m. by an unknown black male demanding money. The robber struck her and grabbed her by the throat when she told him she didn't have any money, according to police. Another person came into the room and the perpetrator ran out of the building and into the 2400 block of Baronne Street.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 504-822-1111.

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