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Man allegedly attacks woman then asks to be her Facebook friend

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) - A robber is sought out after turning to social media. Last week in Washington State, a woman was sitting in a ferry terminal listening to her iPod when she was hit on the back of the head.  Police say a man then grabbed her iPod and purse then ran off.  She says she didn't recognize him but did catch a glimpse of his neck tattoo. The next day, the woman received a Facebook friend request and recognized the sender as the man who robber her.

What tipped her off? The neck tattoo.

Police confirmed the man's identity and arrested him for robbery a few days later.


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