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Police Arrest Woman in Biting Attacks at Denver Store



Denver police have arrested a woman accused of biting two people in the neck at a convenience store.

The bizarre attack occurred at 10:30 p.m. Nov. 7.

Police said a woman entered the Barn Store at Tower Road near Green Valley Ranch Boulevard and approached a male customer.

She then groped him and bit him on the neck, according to police.

The woman then approached the clerk at the convenience store and asked her for a hug.

When the clerk leaned over the counter to give her a hug, the woman bit the clerk on the neck, police said.

On Wednesday, police arrested 30-year-old Emi Leyonia Coleman in connection with the incident. Coleman was held for investigation of unlawful sexual contact and two counts of third-degree assault.


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