Battle Ground police searching for two assault suspects

BATTLE GROUND, WASH. - Battle Ground police are searching for two women who assaulted another woman in a Walmart parking lot on Wednesday night.

Police said the 48-year-old victim suffered minor injuries and refused medical attention when officers responded to her house.

Battle Ground police are reviewing the store's surveillance video for evidence.

One of the suspects is described as a black woman in her 20s, short, heavyset with her hair in a ponytail.

Police describe the other suspect as a black woman, possibly in her teens, tall and slender with her hair in a bun. The women drove off in a silver SUV.

Anyone who may know the suspects or knows anything about the assault should contact Detective Sgt. Aaron Kanooth at (360) 342-5254 or by email at