Woman claims she was hit in face with brick, robbed
A Providence woman told police she was hit in the face with a brick during a robbery in the city's West End on Wednesday night.
Police said 18-year-old Virgen Sestre was leaving the Checks Cashed store on Cranston Street when she was attacked.
She told police a man took her money and ran off.
Police said they are currently reviewing surveillance video of the incident.
The woman was treated at Rhode Island Hospital.