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Woman Followed, Raped After Leaving Bus Stop In South Shore, Police Say

The woman was attacked Thursday night in the 7700 block of South Saginaw Avenue.

A 21-year-old woman was sexually assaulted in the 7700 block of South Saginaw Avenue, police said.
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CHICAGO — A woman was raped Thursday night in South Shore, police said.

At 11 p.m., the woman, 21, left a bus stop at 75th Street and Coles Avenue and was walking south on Exchange Avenue when she saw a man following her, police said. The man grabbed the woman in the 7700 block of South Saginaw Avenue and sexually assaulted her.

The man was 22-26 years old, black, 5-foot-7 to 5-foot-8 and slender, police said. He had shoulder-length dreadlocks and wore a dark-colored skull cap and dark-colored clothing.

Anyone with information was asked to call police at 312-747-8271.