According to Riley County Police reports a Manattan woman was attacked and robbed near the 2100 block of Sloan on Thursday evening.
48-year-old Teresa White told police that she was pushed down from behind as she entered her residence, and her purse taken by the suspect at around 9 pm.
The suspect is described as a black male in his early 30′s at 5′ 7″,with a chubby face, close cropped hair, and weighing around 200 lbs. According to police the suspect was wearing black jeans and a black shirt with horizontal white stripes at the time the crime allegedly occurred.
White received a knee injury, and was transported to Mercy Regional Health Center and released after treatment.
Any tips can be left with the Manhatta/Riley County Crime Stoppers at 785-539-7777.