Woman shot in buttocks after refusing to give up purse - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Woman shot in buttocks after refusing to give up purse

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
AKRON, OH (WOIO) -

Akron police looking for the suspect after a 45-year-old woman was assaulted and shot in her driveway for refusing to give up her purse.

The victim reported she pulled into her driveway shortly after 10 p.m. Monday night when a man approached her and demanded her purse. She says she refused and the suspect hit her in the face. She ran towards the house and the suspect fired a shot, striking her in the buttocks. The suspect fled.

The victim is in serious condition at Akron Medical General Medical Center. 

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