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Man accused of robbing woman in wheelchair

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CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A man is behind bars after police say he robbed a woman in a wheelchair.

Byron James, 27, is accused of taking the woman's purse, pulling her from her wheelchair and punching and kicking her several times.

James ran away after the incident, but police caught up with him after getting reports from several witnesses. Police also say the whole thing was caught on surveillance video.

He faces one count of robbery and will be arraigned on Friday.

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