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Police: Man with Pillowcase Tries to Sexually Assault Woman

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ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) - Authorities say a 29-year-old Arlington woman was attacked from behind by a man with a pillowcase as she was walking home.
    
Arlington County police say the incident happened early Saturday. Police say the woman was walking home from a bar when she was approached from behind by an unknown man and attacked with a pillowcase.
    
Police spokesman Dustin Sternbeck says the victim told investigators that the man tried to sexually assault her. Police say the victim was able to kick and scream and the suspect fled.
    
Police say similar attacks involving women walking alone at night have happened throughout Arlington. This is the fourth reported attack in two weeks. Police have not said that the incidents are related or if the suspect is the same.
    
The investigation is ongoing.

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