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Fulton police seek suspect in assault

Fulton police seek suspect in assault

November 17th, 2011 in News

The Fulton Police Department is seeking an assailant who attacked a woman outside the U.S. Post Office Wednesday morning and stole her purse.

According to a press release, at approximately 11:36 a.m. a 59-year-old female stopped at the post office in Fulton where she was approached by an unknown white male possibly in his 20s. The male demanded her purse, at which point the victim began screaming and - according to the press release - "she was assaulted and her purse was taken." The suspect left on foot traveling south.