Woman attacked in attempted sexual assault: police

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CHICAGO — Chicago police have issued a community alert for the area near 80th and St. Louis after a woman told them a man tried to rape her.

It happened at about 5 p.m. Monday when the woman got into her car, a man grabbed her from behind.

But she fought him off and he ran away.

The suspect is described as an African American man between 19-25 years old, about 5’8″ and weighing 160 pounds. He had short black facial hair and was wearing a black hoody with gold writing and tan pants.

If you have any information, contact Chicago police.