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Three youths from Arad on Monday robbed a local Gur hasidic woman at knifepoint.

The police were called immediately after the incident, and have opened an investigation.

According to the victim, the youths threatened her with a sharp weapon, apparently a knife, ordering her to give them her purse. After she gave them the bag, they escaped the scene.

Police are searching the area for the suspects.