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Woman robbed at gunpoint stopped at red light

Posted at 6:44 PM, Mar 18, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS -- A woman was robbed at gunpoint while stopped at a red light on the near-west side this week.

The woman told police she was stopped at a red light at the intersection of Oliver Avenue and Harding Street on Wednesday when a man opened her passenger side door and pointed a large black gun at her.

The woman told police the man took her DKNY purse and ran off.

She then drove home and called 911.

The suspect was described as a white male in his early 20s wearing a red shirt and a baseball hat.

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