Woman robbed in car in Knoxville

Woman robbed in car in Knoxville


KNOXVILLE (WATE) - A woman was sent to the hospital after two men ran up to her car and robbed her in Knoxville.

Police say the victim, a 48-year-old woman, told officers she was driving on Riverside Drive near Sevier Avenue just after 9 a.m. Tuesday when two men ran up to her vehicle and robbed her.

One of the men reached through the driver's window, which was down, and grabbed the woman by the arm.

The second man then took money from the woman's wallet.

The woman suffered minor injuries and was taken to an area hospital.

The investigation is ongoing.

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