A woman received six stitches to the back of her head after two snatch thieves on a motorcycle attacked her at Kinrara, Puchong in Malaysia.
During the incident, the attackers, two men on a motorcycle confronted the victim who was walking on the sidewalk before they attacked her.
District police chief Assistant Commissioner Razimi Ahmad who confirmed the incident said when the woman put up a fight, one of the suspects hit her repeatedly with the rod, causing her to fall.
"The woman sustained injuries to the back of her head, hands and legs," he said, reported New Straits Times.
Razimi said the duo, however then fled the scene with the victim's handbag containing RM300 (S$111.80), international passport and a hand phone.
He said victim was rushed to the Serdang Hospital by passers-by, where she received outpatient treatment and reported to be stable.
"So far no arrest has been made, however investigations are still on going to nab the two," he said.
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