Woman robbed and assaulted north of the GC

Police are investigating after a woman was assaulted and robbed at Woodridge north of the Gold Coast.

Around 2.30pm on Sunday the 57-year-old walked out of a licensed premises on Blackwood Road and toward a car parked on the street.

As she approached she noticed a man leaning through a smashed window grabbing a number of items from inside the vehicle.


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The woman challenged the man who turned and hit her in the face several time before stealing her handbag and running off in a northerly direction.

She wasn’t badly injured and investigations are continuing.