NYPD: Woman pistol-whipped during robbery

A man pistol-whipped a 43-year-old woman during a robbery attempt in Brooklyn Thursday, police say. Two men held up the victim outside 376 Montauk Ave.

A man pistol-whipped a 43-year-old woman during a robbery attempt in Brooklyn Thursday, police say.

A man pistol-whipped a 43-year-old woman during a robbery attempt in Brooklyn Thursday, police say. (4/28/16)

EAST NEW YORK - A man pistol-whipped a 43-year-old woman during a robbery attempt in Brooklyn Thursday, police say.

Two men held up the victim outside 376 Montauk Ave. around 1:30 p.m., according to investigators.

They say she resisted the men and one of them struck her in the face with a gun.

The woman was taken to Brookdale Hospital in stable condition with a laceration on her head, police say.

The suspects fled on foot toward New Lots Avenue, according to investigators

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