Report: Stranger attacks Springer Street woman with paring knife

A 52-year-old woman reported a paring-knife wielding stranger robbed her of her $50 cell phone inside her 1300 block Springer Street home Tuesday, according to a Columbus police report.

The victim told police she was attacked by the suspect around 10 a.m. She had fingernail marks on her chest when police arrived.

The report did not disclose whether the paring knife was brought by the suspect or came from the victim's kitchen. No description of the suspect was provided. Anyone with more information should contact Investigative Services at (706) 653-3400.