Woman reports sexual assault in wooded area

benw@ledger-enquirer.comDecember 20, 2012 

A 19-year-old Columbus woman told police she was sexually assaulted late Wednesday in a wooded area.

The woman called police to Airport Thruway to report the assault which occurred between 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. She couldn't identify a location where the assault occurred but described her attacker as white, 35-40 years old, 5 feet, 7 inches to 5 feet, 9 inches tall and heavy set. He had blue eyes, wore a red shirt and black pants.

A possible vehicle is a four-door, gray Ford 150 pickup.

Police said the assault remains under investigation.

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