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My Town: ‘Don’t Be a Victim’ Self-Defense Class

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HINCKLEY, Ohio — A self-defense expert is hosting a class to teach women how to take safety into their own hands.

The “Don’t Be a Victim” self-defense course will be held Thursday, February 13 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Our Lady of Grace Church located at 1088 Ridge Road in Hinckley.

According to organizers, a woman is attacked somewhere every 10 to 15 seconds. The class will teach simple techniques to help thwart attacks, and how to keep a psychological advantage over an attacker.

To register for the class, call the Our Lady of Grace Church at (330) 278 – 4121.