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COLLEGE PARK, Md. (WUSA9) -- One man faces charges after he assaulted and robbed an elderly woman, police said.

Johnny Alejandro Turcios, 18, approached a 63-year-old woman as she was walking home. He attempted to steal her purse but only managed to take her iPad, police said.

Police said they tracked Turcios to a shed in the 4600 block of Guilford Place where he was arrested.

The victim suffered minor cuts and bruises, and was treated on the scene, police said.

Anyone with information about this case should contact the Prince George's County Police Department's Regional Investigation Division - Northern Region at 301-699-2601. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411 TIPS (8477), text "PGPD plus your message" to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone, or go to http://www.pgpolice.org> to submit a tip online.

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