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Jul 20, 2013 4:02 PM by Heather Jackson

Beach Assault Victim Speaks Out During Benefit

PADRE ISLAND - Today Tara Truett says is one of the best days since she was brutally beaten on Padre Island. For two weeks, she has been recovering from severe head injuries but today she finally got her stitches out.

She also says she can now form compete sentences and would like to thank everyone for coming to her benefit today.

She was unable to attend a fundraiser in her honor today, on the island. She has to stay inside to avoid further infections,

She gave us an exclusive interview over the phone with a play by play of the night of her assault. Find out more, tonight at 6!

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