A 55-year-old woman was assaulted and robbed in her driveway in Morgan Park, according to the Chicago Police Department Office of News Affairs.
Police said the crime occurred at about 8:30 p.m. on Oct. 7 on the 2300 block of West 108th Place.
The woman had just parked in her driveway, police said, when an unknown male wearing a black hooded sweatshirt walked up to her and attacked her before running off with her purse.
The woman suffered bruises to her face and was taken to OSF HealthCare Little Company of Mary Medical Center with a swollen eye.
No further description of the offender was available.
Area 2 detectives are investigating.