Woman attacked in Frankfort neighborhood

By: Janet Kim Email
By: Janet Kim Email

Police are searching for a man who is believed to have attacked a woman right on her porch, just blocks from the Kentucky capitol building.

Frankfort police were called to the scene on Dogwood Lane in Frankfort around 3:00 Tuesday morning.

Police say they are investigating an assault and possible rape.

Police say the woman was approached by a man who made conversation with her and then attacked her. She says she did not know her attacker but had seen him in the neighborhood before.

Relatives found the woman under a vehicle, where she crawled for safety.

Neighbors say an attack in this neighborhood comes as a surprise. They say it's normally safe and quiet.

Police are now in an all out search for the suspect who has been described as a skinny and short white male, wearing a white T-shirt.

Police say the woman was treated for minor injuries and released.


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