Woman robbed at gunpoint outside her residence in Gary

2013-09-17T00:05:00Z Woman robbed at gunpoint outside her residence in Gary nwitimes.com
September 17, 2013 12:05 am

GARY | A 56-year-old woman was reportedly robbed at gunpoint Sunday night as she returned to her residence in the 4300 block of Harrison Street.

Police said the victim returned home around 8:45 p.m. and had entered her backyard when she heard a clicking noise.

The woman reportedly turned around and saw a male holding a gun. The suspect demanded money. The victim handed over her purse that contained her wallet.

The suspect then reportedly got into an SUV and fled the scene.

Steven Ross Johnson

Times Correspondent

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