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Women in Region 8 attend self defense class

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A self defense class took place Friday afternoon on a Region 8 high school campus.

The Arkansas State University Police Department taught the self defense course called RAD or Rape Aggression Defense at the Westside High School.

In the class, basic physical defense for women of all ages was offered.

Wilda Armstrong, of Egypt, says she feels taking a class like this is the responsible thing to do.

"It's a program that I feel every woman should take, because you never know when you will be attacked", says Armstrong.

This is a twelve hour course.

To learn more or sign up for a class, contact the ASU Police Department.  

 

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