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81-year-old victim of home invasion

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AKRON, OH (WOIO) -

An 81-year-old woman and her dog are recovering, after being attacked inside their home.

Police say it happened around 3:00 p.m. Wednesday in the 900 block of Concord Avenue.

The victim tells police she was taking her dog out to the backyard, when the suspect entered the home through a rear door.

When the victim went back into the house, she was confronted by the suspect who knocked her down and took her wallet containing miscellaneous bank cards and $1.00 in cash.

As the suspect was leaving, he kicked the victim's dog out of the way.

The suspect was wearing a black t-shirt and dark colored pants.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Akron Police.

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