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Westfield woman injured after attempted armed robbery

Posted at 3:26 PM, Nov 26, 2016

WESTFIELD, Ind. – A woman was injured after a man entered her Westfield home with a gun and demanded money Friday evening.

Westfield police said the woman’s husband left the home on Markleville Lane around 8:15 p.m., but left the garage door open.

Less than 15 minutes later, the woman called her husband to tell him a white male in his early 20s entered the home. She also said he was clean shaven, medium build, about 5 feet, 10 inches and dressed in dark sunglasses with a blue hooded sweatshirt.

After demanding the money, police said the man struck the woman in the head with a cooking pan two times then left the home.

Police said her injuries were not life threatening.

If you have any information on this incident, call the Westfield Police Department at (317) 773-1300.