Columbus police are investigating the report of an attempted robbery on 10th Avenue.
According to the police report, the crime occurred around 1:25 a.m. Saturday outside a residence.
The victim was a 23-year-old female.
She told officers an unknown black male in his 20s with a thin build and short hair pushed her and tried to steal her purse.
The victim suffered a swollen left ankle.
She was taken by ambulance to St. Francis Hospital.
Anyone with information should contact Columbus Police.