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Police: Woman attacked by man with a knife outside her Moss Point Home

MOSS POINT, MS (WLOX) -

Moss Point Police are searching for the man who they say assaulted and tried to rob a woman early Monday morning at 4641 Community Street.  Police say the victim told investigators she was just getting out of her car at home when a black man walked up to her car brandishing a knife and telling her to give it up. She says she fought off her attackers and was stabbed three times.

Investigators say the victim went to Singing River Hospital for treatment and her wounds were not life threatening. 

Police describe the attacker as a black man, wearing reading glasses and all black clothing, including a black hat and a black jacket with three white lines across the chest. They say the man is between 17 and 25 years old, is about five feet six inches tall and weighs between 150 to 160 pounds.

If you have any information about this incident, please call the Moss Point Police Department at 228-475-1711 or Crime Stoppers at 1-877-787-5898. Callers can remain anonymous. 

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