Police are investigating after a woman was assaulted and her wallet stolen during an incident in Cannon Hill this afternoon.
The woman was walking through a shopping centre car park on Wynnum Road at around 1.30pm when a man approached her from behind and pushed her to the ground.
He grabbed her arm and struggled with the woman until she released her wallet before fleeing on foot.
The woman sustained grazes to her cheek, forearm and hands during the incident.
The man is described as Caucasian, around 170cm tall with a slim build and dark brown hair.
Investigations are continuing.
Anyone with information which could assist police with their investigations should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.
Source: Queensland Police Service