Men assault Tyler woman Tuesday morning
Tuesday morning just before 2 a.m., Tyler Police responded to an aggravated assault in the 3700 block of N. Broadway Avenue. Officers contacted the victim who said she was driving northbound on Broadway when a white Ford 4-door vehicle approached her from behind.
The white vehicle hit her rear bumper and she pulled to the side of the road thinking it had been an accident. Two black men came up to her, and one of them hit her in the facial area. The woman says she fell to the ground and the two men rummaged through her car. That's when they returned to their vehicle and left. The woman was treated at the scene by ambulance personnel. There is no additional suspect or vehicle information at this time, and the case remains under investigation .