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The Sun, Baltimore, MD, 3/11/89

Monday, May 1, 1989

A Baltimore County, Md., woman was robbed in front of her house, and after the armed robber had taken the items on her person he forced Gwendolyn Harrison into her home to look for more valuables. Once inside, howver, the armed man was wounded by Harrison's husband, who pulled a handgun from under a pillow and shot his wife's assailant. The wounded robber fled, but he and an accomplice were later arrested at a hospital.

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