November 25, 2013 |
A woman was injured following a Saturday night mugging in Elk Grove.
According to police reports, the 58-year old victim was leaving a business on the 8400 block of Elk Grove-Florin Road shortly before 9 p.m. when she was pushed from behind by an unknown suspect. When the victim fell to the ground, the mugger grabbed her purse and bags and fled the area on foot.
Responding officers were unable to locate the mugger who was described as being a black male adult, 5'5", with a medium build and was wearing a white hooded jacket with dark pants. The victim's knee was injured when she fell.