TROY, N.Y. - Police say an RPI student was accosted by three male suspects near Beman Park in Troy on Wednesday night.
Police say the woman was walking near Beman Park when she was approached by three males around 10 p.m. The suspects then demanded that she give them her cell phone, and police say when she refused and attempted to send a text message, the suspects beat her with an object, believed to be a handgun.
Police say the victim sustained head and facial injuries and was treated at Samaritan Hospital in Troy.
The only description police have of the three suspects is one black male, appeared to be approximately 17-years-old.