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Man Hit With Axe During Attempted Robbery

Last updated on Friday, September 24, 2010

(UNDATED, IN) - Indiana State Police and the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office are investigating an attempted robbery in Crawford County.

State police say that police received a 911 call from the 64 Express Mart, informing them of a man at the station had suffered a head injury.

Further investigation revealed that the injured man had returned home to discover a man inside his house wearing dark clothing and a mask.

When confronted, the suspected struck the homeowner in the head with an axe.

Anyone who may have more information on this story is asked to call the Indiana State Police at Jasper at 812-482-1441.

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