Woman Allegedly Robbed at Knife Point; Suspect at Large


A Steubenville woman is recovering after she told police she was attacked and robbed at knife point Sunday evening and now police are looking for the person responsible. 

Steubenville police responded to a call Sunday evening on Oregon Avenue. When they arrived, they said the victim told them a white male in black pants and a red and black hoodie attacked her from behind. The victim said she believes the suspect was holding a knife to her back while he searched her pockets, taking money and medication.

The victim was taken to Weirton Medical Center for treatment of her injuries.

Anyone with information related to the incident is asked to contact the Steubenville Police Department or our Lauttamus Secuirty Crimefighters tip line, 1-800-223-0312. All calls remain confidential.

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