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89-year-old woman robbed as she sleeps

WICHITA — Wichita police were searching Tuesday for a man they believe robbed an 89-year-old woman of her ring and flatscreen television as she slept.

The robbery happened at 3:30 Monday morning in the 2300 block of East McAdam Drive.

When police arrived at the scene they found the woman who told them an unknown man had entered her bedroom while she was sleeping and had taken the ring off her hand, said Lt. Darras Delamaide of the Wichita Police Department.

The woman reported the loss of the ring, a 29-inch flatscreen TV and miscellaneous jewelry. She was not injured.

Police believe the man entered her bedroom through a skylight window and left through an open window in her bedroom.

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