Police release sketch of mugger

April 24, 2008 2:05:17 PM PDT
Police have released a sketch of a man who assaulted and robbed two women as they left church in Rahway, New Jersey, Wednesday. Police say the man approached the women outside St. Mark's Church on Hamilton Street. He allegedly struck them before running off with their purses.

One of the victims, a 58-year-old woman, suffered cuts and bruises to her face, arms and legs.

The other woman, 68 years old, was taken to the hospital with head and hand injuries. She was later released.