Police investigate mugging in Hartford

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HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

Police in Hartford are investigating after a woman was mugged at a bus stop Saturday morning.

It happened just after 8 a.m. Saturday morning in the area of 665 Farmington Avenue.

Police said a woman was waiting for a bus when the suspect approached her and demanded she give him her purse.

According to authorities, the suspect then struggled with the victim, and struck her in the face.

The suspect was then able to get away with more than $200 worth of items from the woman's purse.

No other details have been released.

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