Women in Region 8 attend self defense class

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Aself defense class took place Friday afternoon on a Region 8 high schoolcampus.

The Arkansas StateUniversity Police Department taught the self defense course called RAD orRape Aggression Defense at the Westside High School.

In the class, basicphysical 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 Ifeel every woman should take, because you never know when you will be attacked",says Armstrong.

This is a twelve hourcourse.

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

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