Video captures suspect pulling pregnant woman to the ground after grabbing purse

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.-- Surveillance video captured a pregnant woman being attacked by a man on the city's west side.

The incident occurred Monday around 6 p.m. in the 3300 block of North High School Road. The victim told police she was walking south along the sidewalk of the strip mall with a child.

The suspect, described by the victim as a black man about 18 years old, grabbed her purse and pulled her to the ground.  He took her money and got into a small black car with a paper plate and drove behind the CVS to go south on High School Road.

The victim said another suspect was driving the car, but she was unable to provide a description.

Bystanders came outside and called police.

Officers could visibly tell the victim was pregnant and she had scuff marks on her knees. She was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. The child was not injured.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.