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      Woman claims she was hit in face with brick, robbed

      A Providence woman told police she was hit in the face with a brick during a robbery in the city's West End on Wednesday night.

      Police said 18-year-old Virgen Sestre was leaving the Checks Cashed store on Cranston Street when she was attacked.

      She told police a man took her money and ran off.

      Police said they are currently reviewing surveillance video of the incident.

      The woman was treated at Rhode Island Hospital.

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