Temple police are looking for a woman who assaulted and robbed an 81-year-old woman in the Baylor Scott & White Medical Center parking lot.
Officers were called to the hospital about 8:00 p.m. Thursday and met with the victim who told them she was approached by another woman in the parking lot who asked her for a ride.
The victim refused and said the woman then forced her way into the vehicle and grabbed her around the neck to keep her from getting away.
After a struggle, the elderly victim was able to break free but the suspect grabbed her purse and ran away.
The victim was evaluated at the hospital for neck pain.