Customer Attacked During Late-Night Shopping Trip in West Columbus

UPDATED: Tuesday December 17, 2013 7:37 AM

Columbus police were searching for a female suspect after a late-night shopper was attacked outside a Walmart in west Columbus.

It happened Tuesday just after 1:00 A.M. on Renner Road and Hilliard Rome Road.

Police say the suspect approached the female victim, threw a brick at her head and snatched her purse.

The victim was treated by medics at the scene.

The female suspect apparently had a shaved head and drove off in a dark blue or green Geo Tracker.

Police are looking through surveillance video for clues.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police. 

Stay with for any new developments on this story.

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