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Thief knocks out woman, steals her purse in Fargo

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A thief struck a woman in the face, knocking her unconscious, and stole her purse Friday night in north Fargo, police said.

The incident happened about 10 p.m. in the 500 block of Fourth Street North.


According to Fargo Police Sgt. Mark Lykken:

The victim told police she was standing outside her residence when a man came up to her and asked her what time it was. She told him she didn't know.

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