Man wanted for assaulting pregnant woman with pepper spray

By Alana Cerrone

Fall River
Police are looking for the man who assaulted a 22-year-old pregnant woman while
she was walking home.

The victim says she was
walking home along Durfee St.
after stopping at the Bank of America
ATM on North Main St.
around 3:50 Monday afternoon, when a man approached her demanding money.

She pushed him away, but
he then sprayed her with what she believed was pepper spray. He didn't get away
with any money.

The victim also said she
saw the man at the ATM while she was there. Anyone who may be able to help identify
the suspect is asked to call Det. Thomas Chace at 508-324-2796.

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