Police investigate attempted rape of UC student

Cincinnati Police are investigating the attempted rape of a UC student.

It happened around 2 p.m. on Monday in the 600 block of Riddle Road.

Police say the victim was thrown to the ground, but managed to fight off the suspect as he tried to unbuckle his pants.

The suspect is described as a light skinned black man in his 20's, approximately 6' tall, 170 to 175 lbs, wearing a black and grey checkered top, black pants and gym shoes at the time of the offense.

Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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