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Richland Women Assaulted Over Night

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RICHLAND, Wash. -    A Richland women is beaten after two men enter her apartment.

The assault happened at The Aaron Ridge Apartments off Aaron Drive in Richland shortly after midnight.

The 18 year old victim told police that two men knocked on her door for a few minutes.  When she didn't answer, the men went to an unlocked back door.

One of the men demanded money, then hit her in the face and assaulted her.  When officers arrived, they found the victim trapped under a dresser.

The first suspect is described as a dark skinned male, with shoulder length curly hair, pulled back in a pony tail, possibly wearing a dark- long sleeved shirt.  She also says he smelled like cigarette smoke.

She couldn't give a description of the second suspect.

If you have any information call the Richland Police Department at 942-7340 or 628-0333.