Woman grabbed while running on Fox River Trail

From the Daily Herald this morning,

A woman reported being attacked Monday evening while she was running along the Fox River Trail near downtown St. Charles.

It happened around 6:45 p.m., near the 300 block of South Riverside Avenue, St. Charles police reported Tuesday.

The woman, 47, was running with a running club, but the other runners were ahead of her. She heard someone quickly approaching from behind.

The person then put his arms around her shoulders, grabbing her chest and abdomen. The woman screamed, and the man ran off westbound, crossing the river on the pedestrian bridge near Indiana Street.

He was last seen running northbound on First Street toward Illinois Street.

More info at The Daily Herald