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Man tries to steal 70-year-old woman's purse in Olde Town

Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012 11:28 AM
Last updated 8:37 PM
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A 70-year-old Trenton, S.C., woman told authorities Wednesday that a man pulled a knife on her and demanded her purse in Olde Town.

According to a Richmond County sheriff’s incident report, the woman was sitting in her vehicle near the intersection of Greene and Fourth streets around 3:45 p.m. when a black man walked up to her driver’s side window with a knife and demanded her purse.

The woman told deputies she froze at the request and the man, who was dressed in green and brown camouflage, ran away.

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my.voice
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my.voice 10/25/12 - 11:39 am
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LOL.....FAIL. Way to go

LOL.....FAIL. Way to go granny. Glad you wre not hurt (or robbed).

Crime Reports and Rewards TV
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Crime Reports and Rewards TV 10/25/12 - 08:24 pm
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We will send the Chronicle Video soon as it comes in.

We will send the Chronicle Video soon as it comes in.

JRC2024
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JRC2024 10/29/12 - 09:30 am
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I wish she had shot him. Such

I wish she had shot him. Such a terrible person to do that to a 70 year old or anybody else. I guess that is why I never get picked for jury duty because I would never vote for a conviction of someone protecting themselves.

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