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17-year-old nearly assaulted after getting off Madison city bus

Posted on August 18, 2016 5:29 pm under Sexual Assault

A man attempted to assault a young girl as she got off a Madison city bus on Monday, July 25, according to a Madison police report.

The incident reportedly happened after 10 p.m. near Sycamore Park. The man had initially verbally harassed the 17-year-old girl on the bus and attacked her after she didn’t respond. The girl fought her attacker and broke free, prompting him to flee the scene. She described the man to police as a black man around 30 years old and 6 feet tall.

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