Pregnant woman robbed, cut in Alexandria

(WJLA) - A pregnant woman was cut and robbed in the West End of Alexandria early Monday morning, police say.

The alleged cutting happened in the 5400 block of Sheffield Court in the Mark Center area of Alexandria, city police say. Officials say the woman's purse was stolen and she was somehow cut during the crime.

Authorities say the robbery happened in the parking lot of an apartment complex in the area. The search is on for a pair of suspects in the incident.

The victim was treated at the scene and expected to be fine.