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Rockville Police Search for Suspects in Robbery

The Rockville City Police Department is seeking help in locating two suspects who tased a 28-year-old woman and stole her purse as she tried to unlock the door to her home.

Rockville City Police were called just before 12:30 a.m. today for a report that a woman had been assaulted by two men and had her purse stolen as she was attempting to unlock the front door to the building where she lives in the unit block of Monroe Street. Her purse was taken and she received minor burns to her neck, chest and arm. She was treated at the scene by Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services.

The two men are described as black, about 20 years old, and 5 feet 4 inches tall with thin builds. One of the suspects was also described as having short hair with corn rows and goatee, and wearing a dark-colored T-shirt and jean shorts. The second was described as having short hair and wearing a white tank top.

The vehicle they were driving is described as a newer model four-door sedan that is dark blue or gray.

Anyone who may have information about the incident and/or suspects is asked to call the Criminal Investigations Unit at 240-314-8938.