CAMBRIDGE (CBS) – A woman was mugged and robbed on Memorial Drive early Saturday morning by a man who grabbed her from behind and took her wallet, Harvard University Police reported.

Just before 1 a.m. the woman was walking along Memorial Drive near Plympton Street when the robbery occurred.

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Police said the victim struck her attacker who then pushed her to the ground and fled in the direction of JFK Street.

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The woman was not hurt in the attack.

The incident is being investigated by Cambridge police.

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