What is another word for mugging?

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[ mˈʌɡɪŋ], [ mˈʌɡɪŋ], [ m_ˈʌ_ɡ_ɪ_ŋ]

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How to use "Mugging" in context?

Mugging is the act of robbing someone of their possessions by force or threat of force. It is a crime that is often carried out in crowded areas where criminals can easily steal personal belongings.

Mugging can occur anywhere, but is most commonly seen in crowded, tourist-heavy areas. Criminals usually carry out mugging by confronting their victim and trying to steal their belongings quickly. If the victim resists, the attacker may use force to take the possessions.

Mugging is a serious crime and can result in serious physical and emotional injuries to the victim. Anyone who is the victim of a mugging should contacts the police immediately.

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