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WOMAN, 26, FIGHTS OFF TEENS ARMED WITH POLES

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 26 February, 2003, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 26 February, 2003, 12:00am

A 26-year-old woman fought off four teenagers who clubbed her with wooden poles and tried to snatch her bag in Shekkipmei. Police said the attackers dropped their weapons and fled empty-handed after the attempted robbery in Berwick Street at about 7.30am. She was treated for head injuries at Caritas Medical Centre. The teenagers are still at large.