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Incident Report for Case #2014-253246

Incident Type


Incident Date

08/06/2014 - 10:59 PM


Dempsey Road


Male, 6'3", 300 pounds


Female, age 34, Madison


,A 34-year old Madison woman has reported being attacked last week while walking on Dempsey Rd. She says a man hit her in the back of the head around 11:00 p.m. on August 6th. She told an officer she was knocked to the ground and there was a struggle. She ended up being able to fight the man off, but not before he choked her and cut her with some type of shiny metallic object. The woman suffered cuts and bruises. She was not robbed and believes sexual assault could have been the motive for the crime.

Released 08/13/2014 at 3:44 PM by PIO Joel Despain

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