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Woman pistol-whipped during apartment robbery, Orlando police say

No arrests made

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ORLANDO, Fla. – A woman was pistol-whipped by a man who broke into the apartment she was in Monday evening, according to the Orlando Police Department.

Police said the woman was at Bridgewater Apartments on Conway Road around 5:50 p.m. when a masked man wearing a black jacket forced entry inside and demanded money from her. The man didn’t get any money but he did hit the woman in the face with his gun, according to a news release.

The man left the unit and it’s believed that he sped off in a vehicle.

The victim was taken to an area hospital to be treated for facial injuries.

No arrests have been made.


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