Police Seeking Suspects in Robbery

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Sep 16, 2013 at 5:17 pm

WAITE PARK, Minn. (KNSI) - Waite Park Police are on the look out for two men who allegedly robbed a woman of her purse before pushing her to the ground.

Police say the incident happened near 2nd Avenue South and Park Meadows Drive just before 10:00 p.m.

The woman told police she was followed by the men while walking home. One of them approached her, took her purse and shoved her to the ground before fleeing. 

A dog from the Waite Park K-9 unit was used in the search, but was unable to locate them.

The victim describes the suspects as roughly 20 years old, Somali, around six feet tall and 180 pounds. One of them is reported to have been wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and dark pants, and the other a red shirt.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Waite Park Police.

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