Madison Police Department responded to a call early Thursday morning to investigate an attack on a 20 year-old female on W. Gilman Street.

According to the MPD incident report, the victim was walking along the sidewalk when she was attacked by an unknown African American male.

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The victim said the man — who she described as bald and with a heavy build — grabbed her throat.

According to the incident report, the victim was able to stop the attack and flee to a safe location, where she then contacted police.