Topeka Police are investigating an attempted aggravated robbery.
It happened around 10:20 Saturday night outside of Wal-mart at 1301 southwest 37th street.
A 25-year-old white female was walking in the parking lot when a white female in her 30s approached and asked for directions. Then the second woman sprayed the victim with hairspray and tried to take her purse. When the victim resisted, the suspect fled to a maroon minivan then drove off.
If you have any information, call Crime-stoppers at 234-0007.