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Woman injured after men steal her purse in New Haven

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© The photo of the suspect was provided by the New Haven Police Department. © The photo of the suspect was provided by the New Haven Police Department.
NEW HAVEN, CT (WFSB) -

The New Haven Police Department is looking for the men responsible for injuring a 61-year-old woman while they stole her purse Saturday night.

Police said the woman was walking in the area of Goodfella's Restaurant near the intersection of State and Trumbull streets around 8:30 p.m.

Two men approached the woman and grabbed her purse, police said. The woman fought with the suspects who eventually knocked her to the ground and ran off with her purse. 

The woman suffered a cut to her arm and a head injury after she was pushed into a parked car, police said.

No arrests have been made at this time and anyone with any information is asked to call police at 203-946-6304 or 203-946-6316.

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