HARLINGEN (KFXV) — A woman says a man crawled through her window and beat her.

Officers responded to the 600 block of W. Pierce Street in Harlingen at around 4:40am.  The woman says Cesar Eduardo Tienda kicked her repeatedly until she lost consciousness and then he left.

Police say that Tienda was also involved a theft at an HEB where a woman was shopping and he was identified as having stolen her purse from the shopping cart.

Harlingen Police are actively searching for Cesar Tienda.  If you have any information on his whereabouts call Harlingen Crime Stoppers at 956 425-TIPS.