Female attacked in St. Catharines
Police in St. Catharines are investigating after a "young female" was attacked while taking out the trash.
It happened early Sunday morning in an alleyway behind a Louth St apartment building, south of Fourth Ave.
Police say she was knocked down from behind by a man who hit her several times. He took off running.
The victim wound up with minor injuries.
Her alleged attacker is described only as being 6' tall with broad shoulders & short dark hair.
If you have any information, call police at 905-688-4111 x 4272 or contact Crime Stoppers.