Woman Attacked In Her Garage

A neighborhood is on edge after a woman was attacked inside her own garage by strangers.

It happened Tuesday morning on Holly Lane, on the outskirts of Paris.

Police say the woman was leaving for work when two men approached her from behind in her garage.

The victim says the men asked for her purse, but when she told them it was inside the house, the men decided to leave.

The victim told police one of the men punched her in the ribs and pushed her to the ground. Police say she did have a significant bruise but refused medical treatment.

Paris police canvassed the neighborhood, looking for clues. They have also stepped up patrols in the area.

If you have any information about this attack, you can call Bluegrass Crimestoppers at 1-877-970-2020. You don't have to leave your name and you could receive a reward.

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