An early Saturday morning attack left a woman with minor injuries. The woman was walking home around 4 a.m. when someone asked her for money. When she said she didn’t have any she was punched and knocked to the ground. While laying on the ground she was beaten further and then had money taken from her pockets. Below is an excerpt from the original news story.
A woman was beaten and robbed early Saturday while walking back to her Akron home, police said.
The 37-year-old victim suffered minor injuries when a man and two women attacked her about 4 a.m. near the intersection of 18th Street and Kenmore Boulevard, police said.
One of the robbers asked the victim for a dollar, but the victim said she did not have one. The robbers then punched the victim, knocked her to the ground and continued beating her, police said.
The robbers took a $20 bill from the victim’s pocket before they ran off, police said. The victim then ran to a nearby business to call for help.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact Akron police at 330-375-2552.