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Burglars attack Union City teenage babysitter


Union City police are investigating an incident where 2 burglars entered a house and attacked a person babysitting.

According to Corporal Terry Grooms, it happened early Wednesday at a house on East Cheatham Street in Union City, Tennessee.

Police say a 17-year-old was babysitting a 6-year-old child when the 2 men broke in. Grooms says one of the men then hit the babysitter. After escaping with the child, he then went to house closeby to call for help.

Police are still looking for the 2 men who broke into the home, and the incident is still under investigation, according to Grooms.

The babysitter also told police that a safe had been taken from the home.

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