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Woman attacked and robbed, police searching for suspect

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -

Chattanooga police said a woman was attacked and robbed by a man on Friday.

Investigators said around midnight on Friday they were called to the 4300 block of St. Elmo Avenue on a robbery. The victim told police she was getting out of her car when she was hit with a metal object.

Police said the suspect then stole the woman's purse and ran away. 

The suspect is described as a black man, around 5'10 - 5'11'', and skinny with a medium to dark complexion. He was last seen wearing a striped shirt.

The Chattanooga Police Department asks anyone with info about this incident to call 698-2525.

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