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The Register-Guard, Eugene, OR, 1/31/83

Wednesday, June 1, 1983

From the porch, a prowler spied a woman sleeping in the living room of her Eugene, Oreg., home. He gained entry and after robbing the woman, raped her. During the struggle, she escaped to an adjacent room, took up a pistol and returned, demanding he leave immediately. When the rapist refused, she shot him. A suspect was taken into custody after he sought aid at a nearby residence.

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