Deputies: Pinellas woman assaulted while walking home
Published: June 17, 2013
Updated: June 17, 2013 at 06:56 AM
Pinellas County deputies are investigating the assault early Monday morning of a woman near her home in unincorporated Clearwater. Deputies say the woman, 25, was walking from a friend's house to her home in the High Point area, a couple of blocks away, when she said she was knocked to the ground by two men and cut on her back. Deputies say the woman walked to her home and knocked on her door, and her roommate saw she was injured and called 911. The woman was airlifted to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
No description of the suspects is available at this time. Deputies say nothing was stolen from her during the attack. An investigation is ongoing. Stay with TBO.com for updates.