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Woman walking dog attacked by stranger

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NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

A Nashville woman said she was walking her dog when she was attacked by a stranger earlier this month.

The victim said as she was walking along Franklin Road on Feb. 9 when she saw a man walking on the other side of the street, but he then immediately began walking toward her.

The woman said the man, later identified as Darrell Eugene Taylor, was speaking gibberish.

She attempted to run, but he grabbed her wrist, and threw her to the ground.

The victim said Taylor began strangling her and pulling at her clothes. She fought back, kicking and scratched the suspect.

The attacker was eventually stopped and police caught him.

Taylor was arrested and charged with aggravated assault and strangulation.

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