Aberdeen Woman Pistol Whipped For Purse in Home

ABERDEEN, Wash. – Police were called to a home in the 700 Block of Second Avenue around 10:30 last night regarding a reported home invasion robbery.

Investigating officers were advised that two males had entered the home, struck the victim (a 60 year old Aberdeen resident) with a pistol and fled after taking her purse. One of the suspects is described as a large framed white male, approximately 6 feet tall, wearing a dark ski mask with a light colored bandana over his face. The second suspect was only described as wearing a red bandana.

Both suspects fled the residence and were last observed running in the 1200 Block of Aberdeen Ave. The investigation continues.