Woman Fights Off Pervert

A 33-year-old woman fought off an attempted sexual assault near Serra Mesa Library, police said.

The woman was walking alone toward the library at 9005 Aero Drive shortly before 8 p.m. Wednesday when a man grabbed her from behind, San Diego police Sgt. Paul Rorrison said. 

"[She] fought off the suspect and ran into the library," Rorrison said, adding that the woman was not hurt.

Witnesses said the suspect fled, possibly in a pickup truck, he said.  No description of the suspect was immediately released.

The sex crimes unit of the San Diego Police Department is investigating the incidetn.

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