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Man Offered Woman A Cigar And Then Pulled Her Into Alley And Raped Her In Englewood

The attack happened Saturday in the 5800 block of South Carpenter Street.

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CHICAGO — Police are looking for a man who raped a woman early Saturday in Englewood.

At 7 a.m., the 52-year-old woman was in the 5800 block of South Carpenter Street when a man walked up to her and offered her some of his cigar, according to a Chicago Police community alert. The man then grabbed the woman’s arms, pulled her into an alley and assaulted her.

The man was black, 30-40 years old, 5-foot-6 to 5-foot-7 and slender, police said. He had brown eyes and wore a light gray hooded sweatshirt with black letters, light blue jeans and gym shoes. He had the hood pulled over his head.

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