An elderly woman is assaulted and robbed Sunday afternoon by a woman in her 20's.
Topeka Police say a woman in her 70's was struck and robbed of her purse in the parking lot of 29th and S.E. California just after 4 p.m.
Two citizens assisted the victim and apprehended the suspect who is reported to be her in twenties.
The suspect was taken to a local hospital and treated for minor injuries she received during the apprehension.
Topeka Detectives continue to investigate the robbery.