17 Year Old Sexually Assaulted


DECATUR -People in one Decatur neighborhood are on edge after a 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted.  The criminal has not been caught. 

Just before 3 am Wednesday, a 17-year-old girl was walking home in the 6-hundred block of south 17th Street.  That's when a man took her into a choke-hold, dragged her behind a nearby residence, and forced her to perform oral sex.  

He took off on foot so she ran home and called police.  

Police do not have a suspect.  They ask that anyone with information call Crime stoppers at 423-TIPS.

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