Police: 2 women wanted in attempted robbery in Morris Heights

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Police say they're searching for two women wanted in an attempted robbery in Morris Heights on May 20.

Officials say around 8:30 p.m., the victim got into an argument with the women near the intersection of 176th Street and Andrews Avenue.

They say the suspects started punching and kicking the victim and tried to take her cellphone, but were unable to.

Both women are described as being around 5-foot-6, with one slim with blonde hair and the other with a medium build and a long, black ponytail.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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