Broome woman hospitalised by intruder

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A 65 year old Broome woman has been taken to hospital with a fractured vertebrae in her spine after she was knocked to the ground by a burglar at her Cable Beach property.

A police spokesperson said a man aged 15 to 20 entered the house and stole a handbag and purse around 10.45pm on Tuesday, June 20.

As he escaped, he ran into female occupant and knocked her to the ground.

The man is described as having a slim build, with dark skin and dark hair.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or Broome Police Station on 9194 9200.

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