Police are searching for a woman -- and possibly other suspects -- who attacked and robbed another woman early Monday on a street in Freeport.

The victim, identified only as a 27-year-old, suffered minor injuries, but refused medical attention at the scene.

The attack occurred near the intersection of Woodcleft Avenue and Manhattan Street at 12:09 a.m., Nassau County police said. Police said the victim was sitting on the corner, when a group of people, male and female, walked past. There was an argument, police said, and the suspect began to "punch the victim in the head."

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During the altercation, police said, the victim's purse was taken before the group fled.

Police are asking anyone with information regarding the robbery to call Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS. All calls will remain confidential.