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Man Pushed Down And Attacked Woman, 26, Outside In Lincoln Park, Police Say

The attack happened Wednesday night in the 1800 block of North Burling Street, police said.

A 14-year-old girl who was shot in the head Wednesday was listed in critical condition at Comer Children’s Hospital, officials said.
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CHICAGO — Police are looking for a man who attacked a 26-year-old woman Wednesday night in Lincoln Park.

At 10:36 p.m., the woman was in the 1800 block of North Burling Street when a man walked up to her from behind, grabbed her and pushed her to the ground, according to a Chicago Police community alert.

The man sexually abused the woman and then ran away, police said.

The man was 30-40 years old, Hispanic, 5-foot-6 to 5-foot-10 and had short, black hair on the sides, police said. He wore a black snapback hat, black T-shirt and black pants.

Anyone with information about the attack was asked to call police at 312-747-8380.