A woman was tazed while being robbed in the District Monday night.

Police say a women was walking in the 3500 block of Macomb Street in Northwest when a man approached her and demanded her bag, then grabbed her purse.

The suspect threw the victim on the ground when she refused to surrender her bag he tazed her neck.

The victim released her purse and the suspect entered the passenger seat of a white Chevy sedan with unknown Florida tags driven by another suspect. They fled toward Connecticut Avenue.

Police are searching for a two suspects. One is a 6-foot tall black male wearing a red hoodie and the driver of the Chevy, a white man.