Woman Assaulted in Danville

Danville, VA - Danville Police are looking for several young people they say assaulted a woman Thursday night.

Police responded to the Emergency Room at Danville Regional Medical Center about 8:45 p.m. Thursday, where the woman was being treated for minor injuries.

According to police, the woman told police she was on West Main Street when she was approached by four young men.

The woman says one of the men punched her in the face and tried to take her purse.

The suspect wasn't able to take the purse and the group ran off.