Attempted abduction in Holme Circle

Police are on the hunt for a man wanted in connection with an assault in Holme Circle.

A woman was walking on the 2700-block of Holme Avenue near Pennypack Park shortly before 7:30 this morning when a man grabbed her from behind. The woman, 28, struggled with her assailant, who ran from the scene. The victim did not sustain any injuries.

Officers combed the area, but have not found the suspect yet. He is described as 6’2″ and heavy was wearing a black hoodie, black sweatpants and white sneakers. His race is unknown. For tips, call Special Victims at 215-685-3251.

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