HOUSTON Police were searching Thursday for a man who attacked two women on Houston s west side.

It happened at an apartment complex located in the 12700 block of Ashford Point near Dairy Ashford.

The attack happened at about 7:15 a.m. at the Vanderbilt Court Apartments. Police said a short man wearing a hooded jacket walked up to a woman and wrestled her cell phone away from her.

Before that happened, at 6:20 a.m. a man knocked a woman down and took her purse.

The crimes happened just a couple blocks down the street from HPD s huge Westside Command Center.

A detailed suspect description has not been released.

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