WAYNE, N.J. — Wayne police charged a local man with knocking down and kicking a woman in the face and head before fleeing with her purse.
Jared Schor, 28, was released on a summons after being charged with assault and robbery, Wayne Police Capt. Laurence Martin said.
A witness confronted Schor and tried to stop him after he knocked the victim down on MacDonald Drive in Wayne around 6:45 p.m. Sunday, Martin said.
Schor was "extremely intoxicated and belligerent" when officers grabbed him moments later, the captain said.
What's more, he said, people with attempted to interfere with the investigation and shouted at the victim, who refused medical attention at the scene.
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