Stewartville Woman Robbed in Broad Daylight
Stewartville, MN (KROC AM News) – A Stewartville woman became a robbery victim Thursday - while unloading groceries and other items from her car in broad daylight.
The 27-year-old woman called 911 around 4:15 PM to report the crime that occurred in the 900 block of John Wesley Ave NW.
The woman told deputies she was reaching into the trunk to get her bags when she was suddenly shoved to the ground. She then saw a man grab her bags and run to a nearby car that drove off.
The woman suffered scrapes to her knees but did not seek medical treatment. She described the man as black, 6 feet tall, skinny and about 30-years-old. The car he got into was described as a white Honda Civic.
She says the stolen items were worth $70.
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