Woman Reports Sexual Assault In Center City

Woman Reports Sexual Assault In Center City

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PHILADELPHIA -

A woman was sexually assaulted as she tried to get into her Center City apartment on Thursday night, police said.

The attack was reported on the 1900 block of Green Street.

"As she attempts to enter the foyer area of the apartment building, he forces her point of knife inside of that building, and in the vestibule area there he attacks her," Capt. John Darby, of the police department's special Victims Unit, said Friday as he described what happened.

After a struggle, police say the 22-year-old woman was able to get away. The man then took off.

If you know anything, contact police.

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