Cops: Levittown woman assaulted, robbed in her driveway

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A Levittown woman was assaulted and robbed early Wednesday as she got out of her car in her driveway, Nassau County police said.

Second Squad detectives are looking for a man with dark, shoulder-length hair who took the woman's pocketbook containing a driver's license and an unspecified amount of cash.

The woman, 24, was getting out of her car after pulling into her driveway at her Crest Lane home at about 12:30 a.m., police said.

The suspect threw the woman to the ground, grabbed her pocketbook, and then ran west on Crest Lane, police said.

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The victim had an abrasion to her right elbow but declined medical assistance, police said.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 800-244-8477. All calls will be kept confidential.

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