Woman alleges sex assault beside Gainesville street

Published: Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 8:33 a.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 8:33 a.m.

A woman was sexually battered by an acquaintance Tuesday night on a Gainesville street, police Lt. Mike Schibuola said.

The incident happened about 7 p.m. near 500 SW Fourth Ave. The woman told police she was talking with an acquaintance when he pulled her into some woods and sexually assaulted her, Schibuola said.

She was taken to Shands at the University of Florida for treatment.

Detectives are investigating the case and no arrests have been made.

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